Global HearthWorks is supporting VITALITE Zambia. Founded in 2013, VITALITE has been working to increase rural electrification and provide improved cookstoves to low-income households across Zambia.  Global HearthWorks has provided a loan to VITALITE to pilot the sale of improved charcoal stoves (made by EcoZoom) to customers in urban, peri-urban and rural communities.

VITALITE is the first company to offer a fully integrated pay-as-you-go (PAYGO) solar home system in Zambia. The company aims to become Zambia’s leading asset financing company using mobile technology to provide consumer-financing solutions for solar energy and other productive products and services to low-income, underserved households.

Press Release

December 13, 2018

VITALITE Zambia Limited, a leading community distribution and service company headquartered in Lusaka, is pleased to announce the receipt of three (3) prestigious international awards acknowledging their commitment to making quality products and services accessible and affordable to all Zambian communities.

  • 2018 Project of the Year – VITALITE Zambia

  • AFDB Africa Investment Forum Energy Financing Award

  • German Sustainability Award Winner

Dear Partners & Friends of VITALITE,

On behalf of the VITALITE team, we would like to thank you for your partnership, support and encouragement in 2018. We have continued to make great progress improving our Community Distribution and Service model, providing access to over 30,000 underserved households across Zambia to our quality solar home systems, solar lamps, improved cookstoves, smartphones, agriculture products and trainings. 

Over the past month our work has been recognized by three prestigious awards, attached please find our first press release (left - button) highlighting these awards. We are grateful for this recognition and your support over the years that has enabled us to build VITALITE into a leading Community Distribution and Service company in Africa. 

We are excited about further growth in 2019, and working with you to continually improve our business and ramp up our impact.

We wish you a joyful holiday season and a prosperous New Year. 

Best regards,

John Fay, PhD
VITALITE Zambia Ltd.
Managing Director
Mobile: +260 978 431 684