Technology Exchange Lab, Inc. (TEL)

Unverified non-profit organisation

The Technology Exchange Lab (TEL) is a non-profit information centre for low-cost, high-impact solutions to problems of poverty. TEL hosts a global community of social entrepreneurs, NGOs and communities looking to share and discover innovative, locally implemented solutions to problems of poverty and sustainability.

With a curated database of 500+ technology-based solutions in six key areas (Water & Sanitation; Agriculture; Energy; Education & IT; Housing & Transport; Health & Medical Care), TEL helps connect innovative solution providers to the organizations and individuals that need them most.

Through its free Project Accelerator service, TEL assists individuals and organizations by guiding technology search and selection, establishing connections with solution providers, sourcing solutions for testing and providing additional support and resources towards project implementation


Year established


Organisation annual cash turnover (in US$ equivalent)

Less than 500,000

Further information

About this organisation

Partnership types

Doing business with the poor; Provision of services / personnel

Regions / countries / territories

Americas: United States

Global issues

Agriculture, aquaculture and forestry; Children, youth and family welfare; all (10)