Discarded Soda Bottles Turn Into Affordable Solar Lights


credit: Fast Co Exist

Study shows that billions of people around the world still don't have access to electricity. hazardous and costly kerosene lamps are the lighting staples in these developing countries.

To serve as an alternative, designers have created cheap solar lanterns One of the latest lighting innovations use plastic water bottles to help reduce the additional cost. An infrastructure-free lantern, created by Turkey-based firm Designnobis called Infinite Light is a ready-to-use package that can be placed in a discarded plastic bottle.

Read the Entire Article


Federal Programs Related to - Civil Rights, Social Action & Advocacy, General/Other

Programs that focus on protecting and promoting the broad civil rights and civil liberties of individuals and work to change public policy and opinion in a variety of areas.

See also: +COMMON CODE Advocacy (**B); Hate Crimes Prevention (I02.07); Housing Discrimination (I05.08); Voter Services (W08.05)



Tom’s, the social enterprise popular for its shoes, has released a pair of shoes and a pair of shades to benefit Make It Right, a nonprofit founded by Brad Pitt in 2007 that builds affordable, green homes, buildings and communities for underserved and low-income populations.




Social Sector Jobs

  Fundraising & Development Jobs
  Foundation Related Jobs
  Social Work Jobs
  Social Services Jobs
  Substance Abuse Jobs