Latest Project Updates

Here's What our Teams Have Been Up to Lately
05/21/2015: Unfortunate News From Burundu
We are sad to report that the well rehabilitation project for Burundu community in Kenya has run into an unfortunate difficulty. Our partner in the field shared the following news with us:"Burundu rehab well project is having some complications that have r...(see the project)

05/21/2015: Waiting For Finishing Touches at Elukho
The construction is finished, the rainwater harvesting tank is collecting water, but the final touches are yet to be finished at Elukho Primary School in Kenya. An abundance of rain has kept the crew from putting the final coat of paint on the latrines and finishing the dedication plaque on the wall. Considering the type of project this is, it i...(see the project)

05/18/2015: Kinyara I West Aywer Kilok Project Complete
We are excited to report that the water project for Kinyara I West Aywer Kilok in Uganda is complete.  A new well has been constructed and is delivering safe, clean water to the community.  The report below from our partner in the field describes the last few stages of implementation:...(see the project)

05/18/2015: Kinyara II Project Complete
We are excited to report that the water project for Kinyara II in Uganda is complete.  A new well has been constructed and is delivering safe, clean water to the community.  The report below from our partner in the field describes the last few stages of implementation:March 6, 2015...(see the project)

05/08/2015: St. Marys Girls High School Project Complete
We are excited to report that  the water project at St. Mary's Girls High School in Kenya is complete! A new rainwater harvesting system and ventilation improved pit latrines have been constructed and the community has received training in sanitation and hygiene. We just posted a set of new pictures of the project while under construction and w...(see the project)

05/06/2015: Imulama Primary School Project Complete
We are very excited to report that the water project at Imulama Primary School in Kenya is complete!  A new rainwater harvesting tank and ventilation improved pit latrines have been constructed and the community has received training in sanitation and hygiene. We just posted some great new pictures of the project as it was accomplished and onc...(see the project)

04/22/2015: Nappier Grass
Just a quick note to pass along some interesting information about the sand dam and shallow well project at Kakima B in Kenya.  In some of the more recent pictures from the project, you can see community members digging trenches near the dam and along the sides of the river.  We asked our partner in the field about these pictures, and this is ...(see the project)

04/22/2015: Athiani Farmers Update
We wanted to give you the latest news on the  water project for Athiani Farmers SHG.  As you know, this project was supposed to include a sand dam, which you know has been completed for some time, as well as a shallow well.  Due to some geological challenges, a shallow well could not be constructed at this sand dam.  The funds intended for t...(see the project)

04/22/2015: Wangu Youth Group Update
We wanted to give you the latest news on the  water project for Wangu Youth Group.  As you know, this project was supposed to include a sand dam, which you know has been completed for some time, as well as a shallow well.  Due to some geological challenges, a shallow well could not be constructed at this sand dam.  The funds intended for thi...(see the project)

04/17/2015: Tsivaka Spring Project Underway
We are excited to announce that, thanks to your willingness to help, Tsivaka village  in Kenya, will soon have a source of safe, clean water. A spring protection system is being constructed that will ensure the water is not contaminated. In addition, the community will be trained in sanitation and hygiene. Together, these resources will go a ...(see the project)

04/17/2015: Mukhomba Spring Project Underway
We are excited to announce that, thanks to your willingness to help, Imulama village, near Mukhomba spring in Kenya, will soon have a source of safe, clean water. A spring protection system is being constructed that will ensure the water is not contaminated. In addition, the community will be trained in sanitation and hygiene. Together, these ...(see the project)

04/16/2015: Luseka Spring Project Underway
We are excited to announce that, thanks to your willingness to help, Bugondi village, near Luseka spring in Kenya, will soon have a source of safe, clean water. A spring protection system is being constructed that will ensure the water is not contaminated. In addition, the community will be trained in sanitation and hygiene. Together, these re...(see the project)