Our mission is to reach as many children who live without electricity as possible, to extend their day

"78%  of the kids who received the lights have a higher academic improvement"

Zeph - Tembea - Kenya

Extend the Day is currently distributing a compact and inexpensive solar powered reading light to as many children who live without electricity as possible.

This simple solar light will help children in disadvantaged countries to improve their future through education!

Executive director Jo Lonseth explains the mission of Extend the Day

We are so thankful for Erik Elmquist, who has beautifully documented our last field visit to Kenya.

We are so thankful for Erik Elmquist, who has beautifully documented our last field visit to Kenya.

1.6 billion people worldwide live without electricity - help us, help the future of these children getting left behind!

We are so excited to announce our new corporate sponsor APsystems.

APsystems will donate $1 for every microinverter purchased to the nonprofit to cover all administrative expenses for its Lights for Learning program in 2017.

“APsystems is proud to partner with Extend the Day to bring light to these children’s lives.” said Dr. Zhi-min Ling, APsystems Global President & CEO. “We firmly believe in what Extend the Day is doing around the world and are committed to helping them continue to achieve measurable results with their Lights for Learning program."

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