Sep 14, 2018
4 kids, one handicapped. A home built with community support.
A reasonable home with two school kids. A paid installation, specifically for kids to study.
Jul 13, 2018
A 3-kid family living in penury.
Jul 07, 2018
Done under the aegis of Project Smile.
Apr 07, 2018
Shahida & Siraj's home
One of the worst we have ever seen, two 4th standard kids living on the edge of nothingness.
Smart 10th standard kid, helped us wire up two houses!
Apr 06, 2018
2 toddlers living in a reasonable house
3 kids, one going to 10th standard. A poor house, with 6 people in it.
Feb 16, 2018
A family of 6 kids, Anshira being the eldest.
Another home in Napokulu lit up!
Jan 26, 2018
2 kids in a poor house, so far away from everything else
Jan 25, 2018
3 young kids in a bamboo shelter, in the back of beyond.
3 young kids in a reasonable home in the back of beyond.
Dec 31, 2017
Sameer and Sihab's home
3 young kids in a reasonable home.
Dec 23, 2017
Tarun and Sudeep's home
Two young kids living in the middle of nowhere. A reasonable home.
May not be the most deserving home, but so far away from civilization that makes it deserving.
A home with two mentally challenged children. Heart breaking.
Dec 08, 2017
A reasonable house with two school going kids. Almost complete to move in.
Nov 03, 2017
A reasonable house with two school going kids.
10th std kid (gold medal holder for essay writing!) living in a shack.
Pratap and Priya's home
8th Std and 10th Std kids living in a shack.
Sep 02, 2017
3 school going kids, in a house that is being built.
Sep 01, 2017
4th std and 6th std school going kids, in a reasonable house.
10th and 2nd PU girls, in a reasonable home. Doing well in academics.
May 22, 2017
Two school going children living in a reasonable home.
Apr 07, 2017
Thirteen year old child staying with her grandparents in a shack.
Seven year child, staying with her grandparents in a shack.
Two kids, living in a run down shack.
Seven kids, living in a run down home.
Two college girls, living in a reasonable home with their parents
Mar 10, 2017
8th standard kid, living in a run down home, with her gradmom and dad.
Two small kids, in a little house. One just stepping into the realm of schooling.
Mar 11, 2017
A not fully deserving home, but daily wage workers living too far away from the grid.
Feb 10, 2017
A new house, in the works for a long long time. 2 school going kids. Finally, lights to move in from a shanty to a new home.
Durgaprasad is the smartest of them all! All of 13 years old, watched us do the installation for his home and for the next two houses, he was our kid-Friday!
3 school going kids, in a run down house. But a very happy family!
Jan 21, 2017
4 kids, in a twin house. The farthest we have seen from the grid.
Sponsored by ADVA Optical Networking, CSR team Bangalore.
Jan 20, 2017
A 10th standard kid, in a reasonable house. Too far away for the grid to reach.
Two kids, one girl and a boy in a reasonable house. Too far away from civilization for lights to reach.
Sponsored by ADVA Optical Networking, CSR team Bangalore.
Dec 09, 2016
One school and one college going kid, in a reasonable house.
Two school going children, aged 12 and 10. The most picturesque house we have ever seen. Beside a stream, next to a waterfall!
3 school going children, two girls and a boy. A reasonable house.
Oct 19, 2016
One college going kid and one school drop out. Daily wage workers, living in a dilapidated house. DPS Bangalore North students helped us with this installation.
3 school going children, in a two room house. Kids from DPS Bangalore North helped us install this.
Oct 08, 2016
A house with two college going kids.
Navya and Divya
One of the poorest houses we have seen so far. A mere room, probably 100 SFT.
Two school going kids, one pursuing MA and the other ITI diploma. Living in a reasonable hose.
Oct 07, 2016
One school going kid and an aged parent, disabled by a stroke, living in a reasonable house.
Sep 24, 2016
Two school going children, living in darkness. ETS brings them some hope.
Two school children, living on the edge.
Sep 23, 2016
Again, possible wrong house to install in. However, economic conditions are poor.
Aug 27, 2016
An extremely poor house, far away from everything. A 50W install done here, on a trial basis.
While this seemed to be a deserving house, we are not totally sure. We took to surveying in a lot more detail, post this install.
Aug 26, 2016
A reasonable house, with one school going child. 50W install done here, on a trial basis.
Aug 06, 2016
A reasonable house, with two school going children. Had a govt provided solar light set, that lasted just about 3 months.
Aug 05, 2016
A poor household, but one that brings joy! A hard working kid, studying for M.Com
Another poor home with three kids in 10th, 12th and 2nd Std. Eldest kid dropped out of school.
A poor house, with two grown up kids. One dropped out of school after 9th Std and the other has completed nursing.
Jul 09, 2016
2 school going kids, and a house that would break the hardest of hearts. One of the poorest that we have encountered so far.
A reasonable house, with 3 school going kids and aged parents.
Jul 08, 2016
A reasonable house, with a toddler. An extremely helpful Asif joined us for the rest of the installations. Thank you Asif!
Three school going kids. A family living on the edge of penury.
Jun 18, 2016
A really poor house, the first one that we encountered without a toilet. A child studying in first standard.
Jun 10, 2016
A small family, with a reasonable house. A toddler, starting school in a year or so.
One child and mother, living in a half built house, on the edge of Napokulu.
May 27, 2016
Three kids in 9th, 8th and 6th class. Now, they can study with lights.
In Napokulu village, eking out a living with a petty shop. Lights for the shop and home.
3 kids, one physically challenged. One of the most well kept houses that we have seen!
May 14, 2016
3 kids, 15 years and twins 14 years old. Now can study for their boards with lights.
A 10 year old with awesome handwriting. She fills her notebook with writing till midnight, now thankfully with lights!
May 13, 2016
Another run down house, with one eight and one six year old studying in darkness. Finally, some light!
A house with 2 kids, one school going and the other dropped out. A sad story of poverty keeping a kid out of school.
May 06, 2016
A run down house, a kilometer away from the nearest light pole. 2 school and 2 two college going kids.
A reasonable house, with one school and one college going kid.With the nearest light pole a kilometer away. A picteresque spot!
A house with 3 people, but not really with kids. However, a well deserving household who have been living on kerosene lamps.
Apr 22, 2016
Row of 3 homes
3 houses, a kilometer away from the nearest light pole. 4 school going kids and 2 toddlers. Living in harmony amidst nature, now with lights.
A reasonable house, but with hand-to-mouth existance. Two kids in college, can now study in light.
Apr 08, 2016
Staying alone, in darkness, for over 30 years. Finally, there is some light.
4 kilometers from Cherambane. A run down house, with two kids in school. Lights for two kids to study.
Mar 26, 2016
Near Cherambane village in Coorg. This location is here. Lights for two kids to study.
Near Cherambane village in Coorg. This location is here. Lights for Chandrakala to study.
Mar 25, 2016
Near Bettageri village in Coorg. This location is here. Lights for two kids to study.
Sep 11, 2015
Nestled in the hills of coorg, this is the first home that we electrified. This location is here. Lights after 40 years.
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