Hurricane Maria, a Category 5 Hurricane, hit the island of Puerto Rico, destroying their power and utilities infrastructure and leaving 3.4 million without power. Initial estimates expect restoration of power to take 4 to 6 months. Help us provide light to those living in darkness! Photo: Unidos Por Puerto Rico

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HELP SUPPORT OUR ON GOING HURRICANE EMERgency RELIEF EFFORTS

PHOTOS FROM OUR SOLAR LIGHT HURRICANE HARVEY RELIEF EFFORT IN CORPUS CHRISTI TEXAS.


How do we know access to lighting is so important in disasters? Watch this feature video form CBS SUNDAY MORNING titled: When disaster relief brings anything but relief. 

Many of the items we Americans donate in times of disaster turn out to be of no use to those in need. Sometimes, they even get in the way of humanitarian workers doing their job under difficult circumstances. Scott Simon of NPR reports on the useless, often incomprehensible contributions that constitute what aid workers call "the second disaster." #CBSNEWS #CBSSUNDAYMORNING