Supreme + LuminAID Collaborate on New Branded Lantern
New York based exclusives line Supreme launches a partnership with LuminAID to create distinctive solar lanterns that shine red with the Supreme logo. The Supreme + LuminAID lanterns are available in Supreme stores starting February 15th, 2018 and will launch online on February 22nd.
New Paths, More Purpose: LuminAID's 2017 in Review
For us at LuminAID, 2017 was a year of creativity and innovation, and an even stronger commitment to our mission for safe light for all.Together, we are shining safe light for schools and families across the world, from the Himalayas to Syria and Peru. Let's look back on all we've accomplished together in 2017.
Chicago Shines a Light on Puerto Rico: Press Release
In October, LuminAID solar lantern sponsorships for Puerto Rican families in need will be matched up to $10,000 by Chicago’s Hanley Foundation and Invenergy.
Update on Hurricane Relief + PackLite Max 2-in-1 Phone Charger Launch
With your help, 10,000 solar phone chargers & solar lanterns are pledged for Hurricane Harvey and Irma relief.Our partner organizations are distributing LuminAID solar phone chargers and solar lanterns to Texas, Florida, the British Virgin Islands, the US Virgin Islands, Turks and Caicos, Barbados, Antigua and Barbuda, St. Kitts and Nevis, and the Dominican Republic. Prep for emergencies at home as well; Our PackLite Max 2-in-1 Phone Charger launches for everyone on September 18th.
LuminAID PackLite Max USB named in Outside Magazine’s Best Lights of 2017
Welcome to the Renaissance of Camp Lighting: LuminAID PackLite Max USB solar inflatable lantern named in Outside Magazine’s Best Lights of 2017
LuminAID PackLite Nova One of the "Best New Headlamps and Lanterns of 2017"
Backpacker Magazine features the PackLite Nova as one of the best new lanterns to take on the trail in 2017. The PackLite Nova was put to the field test, and came out shining. Why the PackLite Nova? Here’s the top 5 reasons why it’s perfect for backpackers:
LuminAID Completes and Exceeds Kickstarter Goal for New Phone-Charging Gear
With this goal in mind, the Kickstarter for the PackLite Max 2-in-1 Phone Charger included several humanitarian packages for backers to show their support for refugees. LuminAID also announced in the midst of the campaign that they would donate 1,000 solar lights to families in need if the Kickstarter reached $200,000--a goal which was easily met.
Winning Tom’s Shoes Contest
In May, LuminAID traveled to Las Vegas for Tom Shoes’ Pitch for Good Competition, along with six other finalists. The competition focused on startups who share a vision of a better tomorrow. LuminAID impressed the judges with their mission and social impact, and ultimately won first place!
How to Pitch to Investors: LuminAID’s Interview with Shopify
Founder Anna Stork and team member Michael Parker were recently interviewed by Shopify! They were so excited for the opportunity to be interviewed by Shopify Masters Podcast - a podcast LuminAID is a big fan of. In the interview, Anna and Michael talk about how they have created a solid and successful marketing plan.