Solar lamp rental service

Elvis Ong'amo

Nairobi, Kenya

15% paid forward



Elvis Ong'amo

Member since

April 2019

On-time repayments

12 installments  •  58%

About Me

My name is Elvis Bwire, 23 yrs old,a kenyan from busia county. Am a 7th born in a family of 10 siblings and my parents are peasant farmers.
Am also an undergraduate student pursing bsc. degree in commerce, finance option and an entrepreneur too.

My Business

I started cyber services in 2017 which I have been in operation up-to-date.The business has been doing well and thanks to zidisha who have been there to help and financial supported me.
Recently I have started a new business known as "Right light" in our community (sumba island in Kenya). The right light business is all about providing right light to community people. The right light business deals with renting out pico solar lamps to enable people have right light in their home that is not pollutants and friendly to the environment. The business has been positive adopted in the society.

Project Proposal

I would use the loan to purchase more pico lamps to continue advocating for green energy and help meet customer demand





Project Info

Project Type

Pay It Forward

Disbursed amount


Date disbursed

Jul 16, 2022

Cost to entrepreneur

Service fee: $2.28

Optional expediting fee: $3.42


Sternly Katongo

Mumbwa District- Central Province, Zambia

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