400 Lights

Elsabet explained to the PFA Team how she and her mother brought “400 Lights” – 400 solar powered flashlights – to the Common River community in Ethiopia from their home in Marin Country, California.

Elsabet explained to the PFA Team that simple concerns, such has having light in your home, are part of life when there is no access to basic necessities such as electricity that we have in California.

Below, is one of the ways communities in Africa improvise when they do not have electricity, or the generous gift of “400 Lights” Elsabet and her mother brought to their African community in Ethiopia.