As many as a half a billion people in Africa have no access to electricity. Many use dangerous and expensive alternatives such as kerosene lamps as their light source. Solar lighting can improve the health, economics and environment for families at the base of the pyramid. In many parts of the world, families living in poverty do not have access to clean water, clean-burning fuels or many of the other basics that we all take for granted here in the developed world. Simple, inexpensive goods that reduce the burden on families can have massive impacts on a household's ability to cope and eventually thrive. Solar Lights allow people inexpensively light their homes and provides an alternative options to using kerosene lamps. Decreasing the harmful effects of the fuel and providing a healthy alternative.