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Esther - Nurse, discussing her newly donated water project in Uganda


For the past six years, as a practicing nurse in this community, I have been treating many community members for sanitation and water related diseases – mainly typhoid, dysentery and diarrhea. This I largely attribute to unsafe water sources... We thank you for this new well. This will go a long way in reducing the disease prevalence among the people in this community!

Esther - Nurse
The Water Project: Akayanja Village
Kantarama P - Farmer, discussing her newly donated water project in Uganda

I thank you for this water! The water is clean, palatable and easily accessible. You have saved us from the burden of collecting and drinking dirty water.

Kantarama P - Farmer
The Water Project: Maita
Ms. Twimukye - Farmer, discussing her newly donated water project in Uganda

We are grateful for the well in our village. Before, we solely depended on hand dug wells owned by an individual and he would sometimes chase us away to preserve water for his animals.

Ms. Twimukye - Farmer
The Water Project: Kyitagi Village
Niragire - Farmer, discussing her newly donated water project in Rwanda

Everyone in this community was used to fetching water from swamps. You would see people wandering in swamps in the evening. This well will stop us from collecting water that way. Swamp water has never been clean, but we were using it anyway, because we had no other option. It feels good to have clean water. We did not expect this to happen!

Niragire - Farmer
The Water Project: Kinama Village
Doli F -  Farmer and Housewife, discussing her newly donated water project in Burkina Faso

We asked for help many times over, but we received none – until today! Because of you, we have received grace in our village.

Doli F - Farmer and Housewife
The Water Project: Soussoubro Community
Holire, Village Chief, discussing her newly donated water project in Burkina Faso

The problem of water here in the village was always crucial. But with this rehabilitation it has diminished. I want to thank all those who have put their hands into this project. I ask also that the people of the village take good care of the things we have received thanks to God.

Holire, Village Chief
The Water Project: Sorendigui Community 2014
Kadie - Hospital Cook, discussing her newly donated water project in Sierra Leone

I used to have to fetch water across the hospital compound and it was a lot to bring the amount of water that I needed to prepare food for the patients. I'm so happy this well has been rehabilitated and that even a new pump is inside to send water to the tank. I will have access to water at my sink. I'm so happy for this intervention. Thank you!

Kadie - Hospital Cook
The Water Project: Lungi Government Hospital
Sami - Farmer, discussing her newly donated water project in Burkina Faso

I am very moved and at a loss of words strong enough to communicate our feelings. The parents of the school children would like to extend their thanks. I think that this will be like a new school year for all of the students and all the teachers, with this rehabilitation. It will be a pleasure for everyone during the academic year ahead. We thank you!

Sami - Farmer
The Water Project: Dolo Commune

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