E3Empower has partnered with the Innovative Technology and Energy Center (iTEC) to bring
renewable energy and enabling technologies to promote economic development, training
and entrepreneurship in rural Tanzania.
70% of Tanzania’s 56M population live in rural areas
95% of rural households have no access to electricity
Only 30% of children are enrolled in secondary school
Structural and societal barriers for employment, particularly for women
Constructing 3 off-grid solar plants, generating 40kW to power ~200 homes
Developing a 10,000 sq ft techshop (maker space) and incubator for students and adults
Providing access to computers as part of STEM+IT classes
Providing entrepreneurship training and business plan competitions
The iTEC/E3Empower teams have a strong track record making sustainable high-impact investments in Tanzania over the last 5+ years:
Built Empower solar IT centers in Arusha, Gongali, Dodoma
STEM+IT classes (and training the teachers) at local schools
Entrepreneurship training and business plan competitions
We invite you to join us! Please select a contribution below. Asante Sana!
100% of donations go directly to the communities in Tanzania.
Donation receipts will be sent by E3Empower’s parent, Messengers of Mercy, a 501(c)(3) organization.
Please note that donations may be put into a pending status initially by PayPal; it will go through within a couple of days.