Clean Water for a Healthy Afghan Community

 
$1,763
$4,437
Raised
Remaining
Nov 14, 2012

Seeking Bids to Build the Well

Thank you for supporting our effort to bring clean water into one of AIL’s schools and to the village surrounding the school. As we stated in our previous report, when we initially posted this project we anticipated needing a well in the Yacoobi Foundation. Since posting the project, the Afghan government has begun providing a steady, reliable source of water to the center. The AIL Office in Herat decided that the funds would be better spent putting a well into a new school that is being built. The office is now in the process of seeking bids to build the well, and we anticipate that the well will be in the school by the spring. It is because of your donations that the new school will have a reliable source of clean drinking water, and for that we say thank you. We have nearly enough funding for the well and are hoping to raise the remaining funds needed soon and be able to retire the project from GlobalGiving.

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Project Leader

Sakena Yacoobi

Founder & CEO
Dearborn, MI Afghanistan

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