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HELIO Solar Light & Powerbank, Now on Kickstarter

After two years of hard work, we are pleased to announce the launch of our Kickstarter campaign for HELIO! HELIO is an ultra-efficient solar flashlight, lantern, and powerbank designed to keep the trail well lit in fron of you on your outdoor adventures. It's also great for emergency situations where you lose power, like during hurricanes and winter storms. While HELIO is itself a great product, perhaps its best feature is that each one sold will help someone in need: 100% of the profits ...

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Help Light up Tanzania with the Some of the Best Solar Lights

Light up Tanzania, a solar-based campaign lead by the nonprofit organizations Lalafofofo and Last Mile, have partnered together to provide the best solar lights to Tanzanian communities in East Africa. Villagers in the Kilimanjaro Region of Tanzania live in extreme poverty and have to endure 12-hour stretches of pitch darkness on a day-to-day basis.

Lalafofofo’s primary mission is to create and oversee economical, small-scale service projects through recruiting and educating families in Silicon Valley, California to assist with service projects. Additionally, Lalafofofo maintains 8-10 ...

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Makers4Good is Hiring a Marketing & Operations Intern

We are happy to say that this position has been filled. Welcome aboard, Daniel Fleissig!

We are working on a lot of great things here at Makers4Good—in fact we have so many great projects in the works, we are looking fo a little extra help!

Currently we are looking to fill a part-time Marketing & Operations position. In this role, you will assist us with creating content for our blogs and social media accounts, and also help with shipping operations. For more information, please see ...

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SCU Mobile Maker Lab is Making Goodness in the World

The San Jose Mercury-News ran an article last week on Santa Clara University's Mobile Maker Lab, a project sponsored by Makers4Good:

The mobile lab is run by Santa Clara University students and has been making its first trips to South Bay schools over the past two months. According to Anne Mahacek, lab manager and research associate in the college’s school of engineering, the project started with funding from a nonprofit program called Makers4Good. With input from teachers from around the region, the Mobile ...

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Buy a Luxi For All and Support 100cameras

Today Makers4Good is pleased to announce a partnership between 100cameras and Extrasensory Devices. We are excited to have brought this great organization and this great company together to do real good in the world. To help fund 100cameras and their programs, Extrasensory Devices will donate 100% of the proceeds from sales of the Luxi 4 All smartphone light meter to 100cameras when sold on the 100cameras Web site. To show them your support, just head to 100cameras' page for the campaign and buy a Luxi ...

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