Long Way Home, Inc.

Long Way Home is a non-profit organization that uses sustainable design and materials to construct self-sufficient schools that promote education, employment and environmental stewardship.

The process of filling and leveling continues

The process of filling and leveling continues
The school is taking shape. (view small | med | large | orig)

Latrine made from recycled materials

Latrine made from recycled materials
Using a concrete block, sheets of metal, bamboo poles, and numerous plastic bottles filled with trash, the local workers, LWH staff and volunteers construct this latrine next to the future school. (view small | med | large | orig)

An overhead view of the filled tire foundation

An overhead view of the filled tire foundation
(view small | med | large | orig)

LWH volunteers filling in the foundation with rock

LWH volunteers filling in the foundation with rock
A team of volunteers and LWH crew worked to first dig out the foundation and then fill it in with gravel and gravel-filled tires. (view small | med | large | orig)

Measuring the dimensions of the school

Measuring the dimensions of the school
Witness the progress of the vocational school from its humble beginnings to its current status. Here, the workers make the neccessary measurements after a large group of workers and volunteers dug out and leveled the land on the site of the future school. (view small | med | large | orig)

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