2500 Gallons to Refuel Lives

 
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2500 Gallons to Refuel Lives

2500 Gallons to Refuel Lives
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Filling Up Drums

Filling Up Drums
filling up drums with gasoline to take into hard to access areas. The gasoline was used to fuel generators in Haiti for lighting, medical equipment, water pump systems, and other necessities. (view small | med | large | orig)

Keeping the electricity on at the orphanages

Keeping the electricity on at the orphanages
With fuel in their generators, orphanages were able to care for the children because now their refridgerators could preserve food, they had air conditioning, stoves could be used again to cook, and they had lighting to help the children feel safe. (view small | med | large | orig)

Turning on the lights

Turning on the lights
The People of Haiti surrounded light posts for safety at night. Fuel Relief Fund fuel the generators to the lights ans sometimes even had to repair the generators in order to provide lighting. (view small | med | large | orig)

Fuel used to power generators for clinic

Fuel used to power generators for clinic
Little girl is able to get the treatment she need because the doctors and nurses have the power from the generators for lighting and run medical equipment. (view small | med | large | orig)

Giving Heating Oil to Stay Warm

Giving Heating Oil to Stay Warm
After the devestating earthquake and tsunami in Japan, families were left without appropriate shelter or completely homeless. During these time, temperatures dropped below freezing and relied heavily on heating oil to keep themselves warm and make it through another day. (view small | med | large | orig)

Waiting in Line

Waiting in Line
People waited in quitely and peacefully in long wrapping lines for hours just to receive the heating oil they needed to stay warm (view small | med | large | orig)

Fuel Relief Fund volunteers

Fuel Relief Fund volunteers
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Stopping to Help

Stopping to Help
Fuel Relief Fund drove around to various communities to provide heating oil. (view small | med | large | orig)

Toddlers waiting in line with parents

Toddlers waiting in line with parents
Waiting in line to receive heating oil. (view small | med | large | orig)

Funded

Combined with other sources of funding, this project raised enough money to fund the outlined activities and is no longer accepting donations.

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Organization

Fuel Relief Fund

Sacramento, CA, United States
http://fuelrelieffund.org/

Project Leader

Julia McCann

Riverside, CA United States

Where is this project located?

Map of 2500 Gallons to Refuel Lives