Latest Project Updates

Here's What our Teams Have Been Up to Lately
06/21/2018: Katalwa Primary School Project Underway
A severe clean water shortage at Katalwa Primary School drains students’ time, energy, and health. Thanks to your generosity, we’re working to install a clean water point and much more. Get to know your school through the introduction and pictures we’ve posted, and read about this water, sanitation and hygiene ...(see the project)

06/21/2018: Kivandini Community Sand Dam Complete
Kivandini Community, Kenya now has a new source of water thanks to your donation. A new sand dam was constructed on a sandy riverbed, which will build up and to raise the water table and naturally filter water. Community members also attended hygiene and sanitation training, and plan to share what they learned with their families and neighbors. ...(see the project)

06/20/2018: Kitandini Community Hand-Dug Well Complete
Kitandini Community, Kenya now has a new source of water thanks to your donation. A new hand-dug well was constructed adjacent to a sand dam. The dam will build up sand to raise the water table and naturally filter water. Community members also attended hygiene and sanitation training, and plan to share what they learned with their families and ...(see the project)

06/20/2018: Kitandini Community Sand Dam Complete
Kitandini Community, Kenya now has a new source of water thanks to your donation. A new sand dam was constructed on a sandy riverbed, which will build up and to raise the water table and naturally filter water. Community members also attended hygiene and sanitation training, and plan to share what they learned with their families and neighbors. ...(see the project)

06/19/2018: Maluvyu Community Hand-Dug Well Complete
Maluvyu Community, Kenya now has a new source of water thanks to your donation. A new hand-dug well was constructed adjacent to a sand dam. The dam will build up sand to raise the water table and naturally filter water. Community members also attended hygiene and sanitation training, and plan to share what they learned with their families and ne...(see the project)

06/19/2018: Maluvyu Community Sand Dam Complete
Maluvyu Community, Kenya now has a new source of water thanks to your donation. A new sand dam was constructed on a sandy riverbed, which will build up and to raise the water table and naturally filter water. Community members also attended hygiene and sanitation training, and plan to share what they learned with their families and neighbors. ...(see the project)

06/19/2018: News from Shihumbu Girls Secondary School
Everyone at Shihumbu Girls Secondary School is excited about their new rainwater catchment tank. Timing is very important as we ensure that everyone is ready for these big changes at their school. The field officers and school administration have agreed that the right time for construction and training will be over the next few months. We had previ...(see the project)

06/19/2018: Change Coming to Lwangele Community!
Dirty water from Machayo Spring is making people in Lwangele Community sick. Thanks to your generosity, we’re working to install a clean water point and much more. Get to know your community through the narrative and pictures we’ve posted, and read about this water, sanitation and hygiene project. We look forward...(see the project)

06/19/2018: Artisans Working at Erusui Secondary School
We just received official word that construction is happening at Erusui Secondary School. Artisans have arrived on school grounds to work on a rainwater catchment tank and latrines and will remain in the area until the work is finished. Secondary students are currently on a short break before next term. It's wonderful to know that a n...(see the project)

06/18/2018: Artisans Arrived at Samson Mmaitsi Secondary School
We're excited to share the official word that artisans are constructing a new rainwater catchment tank and latrines at Samson Mmaitsi Secondary School. They'll stay in the community until all this work is finished. High school students in Kenya are on break right now, and it's great to know they'll be returning to clean water as they start a new te...(see the project)

06/18/2018: Shitaho Primary School Update
It won't be long now before rainwater catchment tank and latrine construction begins. As you can imagine, coordinating all of the people involved is key to a great project. The field officers meet frequently with the school to verify that all the materials and volunteers are ready. They need to prepare accommodations...(see the project)

06/18/2018: Preparations in Chebwayi B Community
Everyone in Chebwayi Community is excited for the construction of their spring protection. However, the field officers and local leaders have agreed that now is not the right time for construction to begin. Instead, the artisans and trainers will arrive over the next couple of months. Thank you for your patience as we continue at a pace that's righ...(see the project)