LuminAID announces that the Patent Trial and Appeal Board of the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office ruled entirely in LuminAID’s favor recently on a challenge that MPOWERD Inc. had mounted against LuminAID’s U.S. Patent 9,347,629. That patent represents the originating work by LuminAID’s founders, Anna Stork and Andrea Sreshta.
Today marks the 5-year anniversary of this devastating earthquake, which left thousands homeless and impacted close to one third of the country’s population. This year marks the 10-year anniversary of LuminAID, and as we have reflected on the last 10 years, the Nepal Earthquake in 2015 stands out.
Amazon and Diane von Furstenberg celebrated International Women’s Day with an inspiring parternship. One of LuminAID's founders, Andrea Sreshta, joined the experience as one of the featured women in charge.
Though the COVID-19 pandemic is a crisis that calls for a different type of response than a hurricane or an earthquake, we're proud to see people mobilizing to help those who are vulnerable and to keep each other safe, healthy, and fed. We’re a small business, and we expect things will get tough before they get better, but we also want to be there for our community and actively seek out new ways to help. We’ve put together some ideas, and wanted to share them with you, our community, as well.
LuminAID was featured on ABC’s 20/20 as one of Shark Tank’s Greatest of All Time (G.O.A.T.) companies. LuminAID led off the "Greatest Impact" segment, with a look back at our original pitch in 2015, as well as how the company has grown.
Winter chills have you feeling cooped up? Yes, it’s cold out, but there are still plenty of ways to enjoy the great outdoors all year round. In fact, here are 8 activities you can only do in winter, so take advantage of the snow to get outside!
On January 7th, a 6.4 magnitude earthquake struck southern Puerto Rico, and significant aftershocks have continued in the days and weeks following, leaving many Puerto Ricans unable or afraid to return to their homes.
In this edition of Notes From the Field, we are lucky to have a guest post from Angela Maria Nardolillo of Off-The-Grid Missions. Off-The-Grid Missions is the only organization in the world dedicated to providing Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing individuals access to life-saving resources in remote, isolated and disaster-stricken regions around the world.