Million Lives Club Directory
Million Lives Club (MLC) recognizes and raises awareness of innovators and social entrepreneurs that are making a significant impact in addressing global development challenges.
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      Last-Mile ConnectivityUPDATED OCT 2019

      Bridges to Prosperity connects isolated last-mile communities to vital resources through the construction of footbridges.
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      Agriculture, Community Transport Models, Economic Growth and Trade and 2 moreSEE ALL
      Agriculture, Community Transport Models, Economic Growth and Trade, Education, HealthSEE LESS
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      Indonesia, Nepal, Ethiopia and 17 moreSEE ALL
      Indonesia, Nepal, Ethiopia, Peru, Honduras, Zambia, Bolivia, El Salvador, Timor-Leste, Guatemala, Sudan, Haiti, Nicaragua, Kenya, Rwanda, Panama, Mozambique, Colombia, Swaziland, UgandaSEE LESS

      d.lightUPDATED OCT 2019

      Upgradeable Solar Power System with Pay-As-You-Go Consumer Financing Technology
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      Economic Growth and Trade, Energy, Social & Micro Finance and 4 moreSEE ALL
      Economic Growth and Trade, Energy, Social & Micro Finance, Solar, Digital Finance, Digital Inclusion & Connectivity, TechnologySEE LESS
      IMPLEMENTED IN
      Uganda
      UgandaSEE LESS
      TO DATE$2,020,126 Funds Raised

      Partners for Possibility (PfP)UPDATED OCT 2019

      The PfP programme partners business leaders with principals from under-resourced schools in a year-long, collaborative and very practical journey. Partners work together to strengthen leadership capacity at these schools
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      Citizen Participation, Education, Leadership Development and 7 moreSEE ALL
      Citizen Participation, Education, Leadership Development, Basic Education, Secondary Education, Literacy, Parent & Family Engagement, Mentoring/Coaching, Teacher Development and Training, Public-Private PartnershipsSEE LESS
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      South Africa
      South AfricaSEE LESS

      U-ReportUPDATED OCT 2019

      U-Report is a platform where YOU speak out on issues YOU care about and have positive change in your community anywhere in the world.
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      Democracy, Human Rights, and Governance, Education, Youth Engagement and Contribution and 1 moreSEE ALL
      Democracy, Human Rights, and Governance, Education, Youth Engagement and Contribution, Positive Youth DevelopmentSEE LESS
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      France, Gambia, The, Ghana and 52 moreSEE ALL
      France, Gambia, The, Ghana, Guatemala, Iraq, Syria, Tanzania, Thailand, Argentina, Bangladesh, Belize, Bolivia, Malaysia, Guinea, Haiti, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, Vietnam, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Chile, Congo, Democratic Republic of the, Cote d'Ivoire, Ecuador, Honduras, India, Indonesia, Jamaica, Kiribati, Liberia, Mexico, Mozambique, Myanmar, Nigeria, Pakistan, Papua New Guinea, Romania, Senegal, Serbia, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Swaziland, Malawi, Mali, El SalvadorSEE LESS

      SunBell multifunctional solar lantern and mobile chargerUPDATED OCT 2019

      SunBell is a smart solar lamp with mobile charging capabilities. More than 2.4 million SunBells have been distributed worldwide since 2014.
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      Environment, Public-Private Partnerships, Solar and 1 moreSEE ALL
      Environment, Public-Private Partnerships, Solar, LightingSEE LESS
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      Greece
      GreeceSEE LESS

      Harnessing mHealth for Improved Fistula Awareness and ReferralUPDATED OCT 2019

      Elimika is a free, interactive voice response (IVR) platform raising awareness about obstetric fistula, its causes, and treatment options to increase community health education, reduce stigma, and encourage all women to seek treatment earlier.
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      Health Systems, Maternal Newborn and Child Health, Sexual and Reproductive Health
      Health Systems, Maternal Newborn and Child Health, Sexual and Reproductive HealthSEE LESS
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      Tanzania
      TanzaniaSEE LESS
      TO DATE$75,000 Funds Raised

      High-volume cataract surgery & training model as the cornerstone to strengthening national systems of eye careUPDATED OCT 2019

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      Non-communicable Diseases, Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET), Vision and 1 moreSEE ALL
      Non-communicable Diseases, Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET), Vision, Health SystemsSEE LESS
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      Bhutan, Ghana, South Sudan and 3 moreSEE ALL
      Bhutan, Ghana, South Sudan, Nepal, Ethiopia, IndiaSEE LESS

      Proximity DesignsUPDATED OCT 2019

      Small farms. Big ideas.
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      Human Centered Design, Livestock & Agriculture, Social & Micro Finance
      Human Centered Design, Livestock & Agriculture, Social & Micro FinanceSEE LESS

      Kadiwaku Family FoundationUPDATED OCT 2019

      Kadiwaku Family Foundation is committed to expanding economic opportunities for people with disabilities in Africa through training and financial award.
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      Entrepreneurship, Literacy, Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET)
      Entrepreneurship, Literacy, Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET)SEE LESS
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      Rwanda
      RwandaSEE LESS
      TO DATE$100,500 Funds Raised

      Community videoUPDATED OCT 2019

      We cost-effectively increase smallholder farmers’ access to and uptake of critical agricultural and nutrition information by partnering with existing extension providers to produce short videos featuring local farmers demonstrating improved practices
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      Digital Development, Livestock & Agriculture, Nutrition and 1 moreSEE ALL
      Digital Development, Livestock & Agriculture, Nutrition, Climate Change and ResilienceSEE LESS
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      India, Ghana, Ethiopia and 11 moreSEE ALL
      India, Ghana, Ethiopia, Tanzania, Afghanistan, Guinea, Niger, Senegal, Malawi, Bangladesh, Nepal, Nigeria, Kenya, South SudanSEE LESS

      ATMAGOUPDATED OCT 2019

      Neighbors helping Neighbors
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      Citizen Participation, Climate Change and Resilience, Communication with Communities
      Citizen Participation, Climate Change and Resilience, Communication with CommunitiesSEE LESS
      TO DATE$255,000 Funds Raised

      DRIP - Drought Resilience Impact Platform: Satellite-connected sensors for improved drought resilienceUPDATED OCT 2019

      The Drought Resilience Impact Platform is designed to ensure that even when rains fail, water is still available and drought emergencies no longer affect the Horn of Africa.
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      Agriculture Water Management, Water Management, Water Supply/Quality
      Agriculture Water Management, Water Management, Water Supply/QualitySEE LESS
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      Rwanda, Kenya, Ethiopia and 2 moreSEE ALL
      Rwanda, Kenya, Ethiopia, United States, Sierra LeoneSEE LESS

      Educate!UPDATED OCT 2019

      Educate! prepares youth in Africa with the skills to succeed in today's economy.
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      Economic Growth and Trade, Education, Gender and 10 moreSEE ALL
      Economic Growth and Trade, Education, Gender, Youth, Entrepreneurship, Secondary Education, Teacher Development and Training, Testing & Assessment, Workforce Development, Economic Empowerment, Mid-Adolescence (15-19), Youth Engagement and Contribution, InclusionSEE LESS
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      Rwanda, Uganda, Kenya
      Rwanda, Uganda, KenyaSEE LESS
      TO DATE$578,244 Funds Raised

      doctHERsUPDATED OCT 2019

      Leverage Technology to Connect Women & Improve Health (SDG 3), Promote Gender Equality (SDG 5), Provide dignified work (SDG 8), Reduce inequalities (SDG 10) and Coordinate sustainable partnerships for the SDG goals (SDG 17)
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      Economic Growth and Trade, Entrepreneurship, Social Development and 18 moreSEE ALL
      Economic Growth and Trade, Entrepreneurship, Social Development, Gender, Health, Economic Empowerment, HIV/AIDS, Ageing, Infectious & Vector Diseases, Non-communicable Diseases, Prevention & Vaccination, Diaspora, Digital Finance, Digital Inclusion & Connectivity, Human Centered Design, Public-Private Partnerships, Resilience, Social and Behavior Change, Monitoring & Evaluation, Technology, InclusionSEE LESS
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      United States, Mexico, Pakistan
      United States, Mexico, PakistanSEE LESS
      TO DATE$939,950 Funds Raised

      OperationASHA UPDATED OCT 2019

      eDOTS Biometric Identification for TB.
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      Health, Infectious & Vector Diseases, Monitoring & Evaluation and 1 moreSEE ALL
      Health, Infectious & Vector Diseases, Monitoring & Evaluation, TechnologySEE LESS
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      India, Cambodia, Tanzania
      India, Cambodia, TanzaniaSEE LESS
      TO DATE$981,324 Funds Raised

      Sure ChillUPDATED SEP 2019

      A game-changing cooling technology enabling previously imagined access to the benefits of refrigeration
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      Energy, Prevention & Vaccination, Technology
      Energy, Prevention & Vaccination, TechnologySEE LESS

      D-RevUPDATED SEP 2019

      D-Rev exists to design and deliver medical technologies that close the quality healthcare gap for under-served populations.
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      Health
      HealthSEE LESS
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      India, Kenya
      India, KenyaSEE LESS
      TO DATE$1,611,137 Funds Raised

      SATO Pans and StoolsUPDATED AUG 2019

      SATO develops innovative, affordable, and easy-to-install toilet systems to local communities around the world to address the global sanitation crisis.
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      Human Centered Design, Sanitation
      Human Centered Design, SanitationSEE LESS
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      Ethiopia, Bangladesh, Uganda and 5 moreSEE ALL
      Ethiopia, Bangladesh, Uganda, Tanzania, Rwanda, Nigeria, Kenya, IndiaSEE LESS
      TO DATE$713,012 Funds Raised

      Last Mile Health UPDATED AUG 2019

      Last Mile Health partners with governments to design, scale, strengthen, and sustain high-quality community health systems by empowering teams of community-based health workers to bring life-saving healthcare to remote communities.

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      Health Systems, Maternal Newborn and Child Health, Primary Care and 8 moreSEE ALL
      Health Systems, Maternal Newborn and Child Health, Primary Care, Prevention & Vaccination, Infectious & Vector Diseases, Nutrition, HIV/AIDS, Non-communicable Diseases, Sexual and Reproductive Health, Crowdsourcing and Open Source, Digital DevelopmentSEE LESS
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      Ethiopia, Malawi, Uganda and 1 moreSEE ALL
      Ethiopia, Malawi, Uganda, LiberiaSEE LESS
      TO DATE$1,000,000 Funds Raised