Nuru International leveraged Mogli SMS to help farmers fight corn crop disease and improve farm yields. From office staff, field officers and the communities they serve, Mogli SMS offered a simple and aligned system for effective communication. Mobile money transactions were also automated using MPesa and Salesforce. Now corruption and data entry errors are minimized by transitioning from cumbersome and slow paper receipts to automated transactions over “dumb phones”. Nuru is Building the world’s first self-sustaining, self-scaling, integrated development model to end extreme poverty.
CEO replaced ineffective paper surveys with Mogli SMS Survey. Now program managers have live data to instantly gauge client success and reduce program losses. Paper surveys rarely left the classrooms after instructors polled their students. Now All levels of the organization can track individual, cohort or demographic specific survey results in real time. CEO can support its clients and instructors before a person drops from a program.
Within moments of launching the first SMS campaign to remind clients to clean their filters, several new sales opportunities popped up for the Impact Carbon team. One was from a woman requesting another filter for her home and for her grandmother who lived next door. Experimenting with the phrasing of an SMS message influenced response rates. Cell phone charge up incentives slightly increased the response rates of the customers who live at or below the poverty line.