Starlight

Rwanda

Short Summary

Starlight makes fun educational STEM products to inspire and engage young people around the world. We're raising $50,000 to complete the development of our first product, secure distribution partnerships and launch a global crowdfunding campaign.

Overview

Target
C$85,000
Minimum
C$1,700
Investment Raised
C$8,500
Previous Rounds C$25,000
Stage Pre-Startup/R&D
Investor Role Any

Highlights

  • Sold 400+ units of our MVP solar lantern kit
  • Winners of the World Bank's global Ideas for Action competition in 2018
  • Commonwealth Youth Awards finalists 2019
  • Selected to join The Baobab Network's pan-African accelerator in 2018
  • Won a $20k grant from UK charity, The Tuk Tuk Educational Trust
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