Million Lives Club Members
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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    FOCUS AREAS

      Telehealth for Rural HealthcareUPDATED MAR 2021

      FOCUS AREAS
      Primary Care
      Primary CareSEE LESS
      IMPLEMENTED IN
      Uganda
      UgandaSEE LESS
      MLC Pioneer
        

      Shule Direct OrganizationUPDATED MAR 2021

      Shule Direct is leveraging existing technologies to improve access to qualified, relevant and contextual digital learning content. Our mission is to improve holistic learning outcomes for children and youth in Africa through digital technology.
      FOCUS AREAS
      Basic Education, Parent & Family Engagement, Secondary Education and 7 moreSEE ALL
      Basic Education, Parent & Family Engagement, Secondary Education, AI, AR/VR, Education, Inclusion, Inclusive Education, Soft or Life Skills, Teacher Development and TrainingSEE LESS
      IMPLEMENTED IN
      Tanzania, Kenya
      Tanzania, KenyaSEE LESS
      TO DATE$571,220 Funds Raised
      MLC Vanguard
        

      mMitraUPDATED MAR 2021

      FOCUS AREAS
      Maternal Newborn and Child Health
      Maternal Newborn and Child HealthSEE LESS
      IMPLEMENTED IN
      India
      MLC Vanguard
        

      Worldreader Mobile Reading Solutions UPDATED MAR 2021

      Worldreader provides affordable mobile reading solutions that support communities, schools & partners in need of cost-effective, data-rich educational resources, aiming to create digital reading environments that help improve learning outcomes, work readiness and gender equity.
      FOCUS AREAS
      Basic Education, Education, Pre-primary/Pre-school/ECD Education and 4 moreSEE ALL
      Basic Education, Education, Pre-primary/Pre-school/ECD Education, Data/Analytics, Literacy, Parent & Family Engagement, Teacher Development and TrainingSEE LESS
      IMPLEMENTED IN
      Ethiopia, Ghana, Kenya and 6 moreSEE ALL
      Ethiopia, Ghana, Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania, Uganda, Peru, India, United StatesSEE LESS
      TO DATE$300,000 Funds Raised
      MLC Vanguard
        

      yemen solarUPDATED MAR 2021

      IMPLEMENTED IN
      Uganda
      UgandaSEE LESS
      TO DATE$2,020,126 Funds Raised
      MLC Vanguard
        

      IgnitiaUPDATED MAR 2021

      Revolutionary Tropical Weather Forecasts providing highly accurate weather forecasts to small scale farmers in West Africa.
      FOCUS AREAS
      Agriculture, Data/Analytics, Digital Inclusion & Connectivity and 4 moreSEE ALL
      Agriculture, Data/Analytics, Digital Inclusion & Connectivity, Environment, Resilience, Social and Behavior Change, TechnologySEE LESS
      IMPLEMENTED IN
      Burkina Faso, Cote d'Ivoire, Ghana and 4 moreSEE ALL
      Burkina Faso, Cote d'Ivoire, Ghana, Mali, Nigeria, Senegal, NigerSEE LESS
      TO DATE$591,968 Funds Raised
      MLC Vanguard
        

      mothers2mothers: Mentor Mother ModelUPDATED FEB 2021

      FOCUS AREAS
      Health
      HealthSEE LESS
      IMPLEMENTED IN
      South Africa, Swaziland, Lesotho and 4 moreSEE ALL
      South Africa, Swaziland, Lesotho, Malawi, Uganda, Tanzania, KenyaSEE LESS
      MLC Vanguard
        

      Water UniteUPDATED FEB 2021

      Water Unite catalyses new funding via a one-cent micro-levy from water retailers to support global water, sanitation and waste management programming.
      FOCUS AREAS
      Waste Management, Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH), Watersheds and 4 moreSEE ALL
      Waste Management, Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH), Watersheds, Agriculture Water Management, Environment, Monitoring & Evaluation, Public-Private PartnershipsSEE LESS
      IMPLEMENTED IN
      South Africa, Pakistan, Jordan and 4 moreSEE ALL
      South Africa, Pakistan, Jordan, Uganda, Mozambique, Kenya, IndiaSEE LESS
      TO DATE$1,030,000 Funds Raised
      MLC Voyager
        

      Max Healthy VillageUPDATED FEB 2021

      The innovative Healthy Village approach stimulates community behaviour change for better WASH, improved food security and nutrition, and essential care for mother and child health.
      FOCUS AREAS
      Nutrition, Sexual and Reproductive Health, Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) and 1 moreSEE ALL
      Nutrition, Sexual and Reproductive Health, Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH), EntrepreneurshipSEE LESS
      IMPLEMENTED IN
      Bangladesh, Ethiopia
      Bangladesh, EthiopiaSEE LESS
      MLC Vanguard
        

      Innovation: Africa - bringing clean water and solar energy to rural African villagesUPDATED JAN 2021

      Innovation: Africa constructs solar water pumping systems with remote monitoring technology to provide access to clean water to rural communities across 10 African countries.
      FOCUS AREAS
      Agriculture, Energy, Water Supply/Quality
      Agriculture, Energy, Water Supply/QualitySEE LESS
      IMPLEMENTED IN
      Tanzania, Uganda, Ethiopia and 7 moreSEE ALL
      Tanzania, Uganda, Ethiopia, Malawi, Congo, Democratic Republic of the, Senegal, Cameroon, South Africa, Swaziland, ZambiaSEE LESS
      MLC Vanguard
        

      Zimbabwe's Rural Water, Sanitation and Hygiene Information System employing Real Time Monitoring Approaches and Tools using Mobile TechUPDATED JAN 2021

      Zimbabwe's Rural Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) Information System employing Real Time Monitoring Approaches using Mobile Technology has accelerated WASH service delivery in rural areas and has reached more than 1.8 million children in 12-15 months of implementation.
      FOCUS AREAS
      Data/Analytics, Good Governance, Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) and 2 moreSEE ALL
      Data/Analytics, Good Governance, Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH), Health, TechnologySEE LESS
      IMPLEMENTED IN
      Zimbabwe
      ZimbabweSEE LESS
      MLC Vanguard
        

      WaterCredit: Scaling Financing for Household Water and Sanitation SolutionsUPDATED JAN 2021

      Water.org works to accelerate access to household water and sanitation through affordable finance.
      FOCUS AREAS
      Enabling Environment, Social & Micro Finance, Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH)
      Enabling Environment, Social & Micro Finance, Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH)SEE LESS
      IMPLEMENTED IN
      Bangladesh, India, Kenya and 10 moreSEE ALL
      Bangladesh, India, Kenya, Uganda, Peru, Indonesia, Philippines, Cambodia, Ghana, Ethiopia, Brazil, Tanzania, MexicoSEE LESS
      MLC Vanguard
        

      Water and Sanitation for the Urban Poor (WSUP)UPDATED JAN 2021

      Water & Sanitation for the Urban Poor is a not-for-profit company that helps transform cities to benefit the millions who lack access to water and sanitation.
      FOCUS AREAS
      Water Management, Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH), Water Supply/Quality and 1 moreSEE ALL
      Water Management, Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH), Water Supply/Quality, SanitationSEE LESS
      IMPLEMENTED IN
      Zambia, Mozambique, Bangladesh and 4 moreSEE ALL
      Zambia, Mozambique, Bangladesh, Madagascar, Kenya, Ghana, UgandaSEE LESS
      TO DATE$3,790,708 Funds Raised
      MLC Voyager
        

      TriggeriseUPDATED JAN 2021

      FOCUS AREAS
      Sexual and Reproductive Health
      Sexual and Reproductive HealthSEE LESS
      IMPLEMENTED IN
      Cameroon, Burundi, Malawi and 7 moreSEE ALL
      Cameroon, Burundi, Malawi, Nigeria, Mozambique, Kenya, India, Uganda, South Africa, EthiopiaSEE LESS
      MLC Voyager
        

      The SunnyMoney WayUPDATED JAN 2021

      SolarAid's unique market-based model has reached 11 million people by working through schools and entrepreneurs to build trust and demand for solar lights in rural Africa.
      FOCUS AREAS
      Energy, Entrepreneurship, Solar and 7 moreSEE ALL
      Energy, Entrepreneurship, Solar, Air Quality, Climate Change and Resilience, Economic Empowerment, Economic Growth and Trade, Education, Energy, LightingSEE LESS
      IMPLEMENTED IN
      Kenya, Malawi, Zambia and 2 moreSEE ALL
      Kenya, Malawi, Zambia, Tanzania, UgandaSEE LESS
      MLC Vanguard
        

      STREAM DisinfectionUPDATED JAN 2021

      FOCUS AREAS
      Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH)
      Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH)SEE LESS
      IMPLEMENTED IN
      Zambia, Uganda, South Africa and 12 moreSEE ALL
      Zambia, Uganda, South Africa, Rwanda, Mozambique, Madagascar, Liberia, Kenya, Japan, Indonesia, Haiti, Ghana, Ethiopia, Burkina Faso, Bahamas, TheSEE LESS
      MLC Vanguard
        

      STiR EducationUPDATED JAN 2021

      Supporting education systems to reignite intrinsic motivation in every teacher and official, to role-model the foundations of lifelong learning for every child.
      FOCUS AREAS
      Education, Soft or Life Skills, Teacher Development and Training and 3 moreSEE ALL
      Education, Soft or Life Skills, Teacher Development and Training, Human Centered Design, Mentoring/Coaching, School-to-Work TransitionSEE LESS
      IMPLEMENTED IN
      India, South Africa, Uganda
      India, South Africa, UgandaSEE LESS
      MLC Vanguard
        

      Sentry: Innovative Technology for Civilian Protection, Accountability & Ceasefire MonitoringUPDATED JAN 2021

      FOCUS AREAS
      Conflict Response, Peace and Resilience, Response Technologies
      Conflict Response, Peace and Resilience, Response TechnologiesSEE LESS
      IMPLEMENTED IN
      Syria, Yemen
      Syria, YemenSEE LESS
      MLC Vanguard
        

      Self-sustaining Wolbachia methodUPDATED JAN 2021

      FOCUS AREAS
      Infectious & Vector Diseases
      Infectious & Vector DiseasesSEE LESS
      MLC Vanguard
        

      SAVE A MOTHERUPDATED JAN 2021

      Health is an individual and community responsibility and healthcare is a right.
      IMPLEMENTED IN
      India
      MLC Vanguard
        

      Same Language Subtitling (SLS) on TV: Lifelong reading literacy for a billion (PlanetRead & IIM-A)UPDATED JAN 2021

      Inescapable and lifelong reading literacy on TV for 1 billion viewers, including 600 million weak-readers, by marrying Same Language Subtitling (SLS) with mainstream entertainment. SLS is now broadcast policy in India. It just has to be implemented.
      FOCUS AREAS
      Basic Education, Communications and Media, Literacy
      Basic Education, Communications and Media, LiteracySEE LESS
      TO DATE$300,000 Funds Raised
      MLC Vanguard
        

      SafeCareUPDATED JAN 2021

      SafeCare creates transparency on quality of care in low and middle-income countries (LMICs) by holistically supporting primary healthcare providers to improve their medical and business quality through a stepwise approach.
      FOCUS AREAS
      Health, Health Systems
      Health, Health SystemsSEE LESS
      IMPLEMENTED IN
      Ghana, Kenya, Namibia and 2 moreSEE ALL
      Ghana, Kenya, Namibia, Nigeria, TanzaniaSEE LESS
      MLC Vanguard
        

      Root CapitalUPDATED JAN 2021

      Catalytic financing and transformative capacity building for agri-SMEs in the missing middle
      FOCUS AREAS
      Agriculture, Financial Sector & Investment, Resilience and 4 moreSEE ALL
      Agriculture, Financial Sector & Investment, Resilience, Climate Change and Resilience, Economic Empowerment, Gender Equity, Youth Engagement and ContributionSEE LESS
      IMPLEMENTED IN
      Guatemala, Costa Rica, Panama and 17 moreSEE ALL
      Guatemala, Costa Rica, Panama, Mexico, Nicaragua, Colombia, Rwanda, Peru, Ghana, Benin, Senegal, Liberia, Cote d'Ivoire, Sierra Leone, Kenya, Honduras, Uganda, Tanzania, Congo, Democratic Republic of the, IndonesiaSEE LESS
      MLC Vanguard
        

      Pumani bubbleCPAPUPDATED JAN 2021

      Helping Infants Breathe - A low-cost respiratory device for newborns and children.
      FOCUS AREAS
      Health, Human Centered Design, Public-Private Partnerships and 2 moreSEE ALL
      Health, Human Centered Design, Public-Private Partnerships, Maternal Newborn and Child Health, Medical DevicesSEE LESS
      IMPLEMENTED IN
      Haiti, Indonesia, Liberia and 4 moreSEE ALL
      Haiti, Indonesia, Liberia, Malawi, Pakistan, Tanzania, ZambiaSEE LESS
      TO DATE$2,250,000 Funds Raised
      MLC Voyager
        

      O2NOW: Addressing Oxygen Scarcity NOW UPDATED JAN 2021

      A comprehensive approach to oxygen therapy access in low-resource settings that includes local oxygen production plants, training, and equipment delivered in partnership with government to enable affordable and reliable access to medical oxygen.
      FOCUS AREAS
      Health, Transport & Supply Chains
      Health, Transport & Supply ChainsSEE LESS
      IMPLEMENTED IN
      Rwanda, Kenya, Ethiopia
      Rwanda, Kenya, EthiopiaSEE LESS
      MLC Vanguard