What keeps me going

What keeps me going

I have been asked a few times this week, “What keeps you going?”, which I interpret as “you look like hell”, but really speaks to the heart of this organization.  It could be just as easy for me to ask every single person on that beautiful...

February 15th Update

Registered Recipient Update – 2/15/2018 Gracias por su tiempo y confianza Queremos informarle que estamos activamento trabajando para asegurar los fondos que nas permitera distribuir miles de cajas delares ‘Sunshine Box’ por toda la isla. Empezaremos...

February 15th Update

Registered Recipient Update – 2/15/2018 Thank you for your time and trust. We are actively working to secure funding which will allow us to distribute thousands of sunshine boxes throughout the island.  Starting with community centers and medical emergencies and...
143 Days Later…

143 Days Later…

Deep breath…. Yes, you read that right – 143 days later.  The whole 1 in 4 thing is even putting things in a good light, because self-admittedly there are 28% of past customers still without electricity.  We has a leadership meeting today and really...
A Magical Week – Broad strokes

A Magical Week – Broad strokes

Okay this is going to be a but broad at first, but please have patience and the details will emerge.   I left for Puerto Rico last Monday – to attend the Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association annual conference – The Caribbean Marketplace.  This...
Restating the Mission

Restating the Mission

I want to first thank you for your interest in this cause and your motivation to discover what we are doing about this emergency. Let me make this clear: This is an ongoing national emergency – and if we want to really be honest, it is a multi-national...
23 Hours

23 Hours

Hola!   Check out this great 23 hour timeline – providing energy independence to those in need. 1/20/2018 @ ~3pm : Power2PR received notice of need 1/20/2018 @6:30pm : Sunshine box hand-off for transport 1/21/2018 @4am : Sunshine box departs to Puerto Rico...

Care Package

Hello and good morning,   Today I want to post a few items that would make for a good ‘Sunshine box Care package’, or items that work well with a Sunshine box.   First is a power inverter.  A power inverter in this case changes the 12VCD to...
Power2XYZ

Power2XYZ

Welp, it happened… we outgrew our britches in terms of thinking just about Puerto Rico.   But like many things, which in my opinion start with Puerto Rico, this effort is going global!   We have incorporated in Missouri as a nonprofit under the name...
Hustle and Bustle

Hustle and Bustle

I know I am falling a little behind on the daily blogs, but that is just because there is so much momentum right now, and getting these boxes out is my #1 priority.   In order to REALLY do that, I have had to think a lot about the organizational structure of...