Solar Panels in Haiti for School and Orphanage

 
$3,705
$8,295
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The Conman

By a male, 16-21 years old, in Kenya
Map of THE CONMAN salim wanga, ashort stout man arrived in our estate with a Bible in hand and a white Rosary around his neck.The impression we got was that of apious religions leader AT first he aws a street preacher,then he started miving from house to house praying for desperate poor widows.These acts built confidence in the hearts of many-salim wasa man to trust. Our milimani estate had lacked a religious laeder for a long time, hence this being their opportunity to receive the good news? liitle did they know what lay behind the critains.Mnay people were grocers, so the trusted salim with their money,leading them to send salim to buy items that they could use to in their shops. One day salim gathered money from every grocers house in order to go and buy vegetables for people shops.Even my mother trusted salim with oursh.3000 This had created a good business and religious environment but all these went in a dark hole that will forever not be remembered. From then salim has never been seen in our estate! He went with alot of money,Oh! ia wish i knew the plias leader was only a conman. Read more.
Related to project keywords: wish, environment, use, order, opportunity

Bringing Hope To Disabled

By a male, 22-30 years old, in Kakamenga, Kenya
Map of bringing hope to Disabled I am andrew Ogalle. I got involved in an accident about 4 years ago and this then made me lame not being able to walk.At the moment, I did not have any money to foot my bills at the hospital and alsouse to purchase a wheel chair to help me through after getting out of the hospital.Luckily,EDDO-Empowerment of Disabled Development organization visited me in hospital and several others who had affected in the accident and helped to pay our hospital fee. They went further to purchase wheel chairs for us shining a new light in us again. Read more.
Related to project keywords: purchase, new, disabled, affected, light

Electricity Extension

By a female, 16-21 years old, in Masaka, Uganda
Map of ELECTRICITY EXTENSION Kiwangoala Secondary school had for power extension though delayed by the government's to put the programme into implementation yet the students eagerly wanted power to enable them conduct night preps. In trying to respond to the school's call, the area member of parliament for three electricity poles that were need to access power at the school. Night preps have since then caught mantum. Read more.
Related to project keywords: need, power, students, enable, electricity

Water To Propel Success

By a male, 16-21 years old, in Kakamega, Kenya
Map of water to propel success An organisation that has the wage to help the community with water in case to facilitate education in the society. Different spots around the village had to be established in order to help the school going children a chance for a new life. school children were forced to take enoumous distances in order to get water which proved future. In a couple of months, new life had been breathed into the society. All the students had an easy time in gaining education since they could access education freely and easily. Everybody in the area had been encouraged to take a new look and it seemed a bright idea to the other ridges. Read more.
Related to project keywords: students, new, order, future, established

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Organization

Mercy & Sharing

Carbondale, CO, United States
http://haitichildren.com

Project Leader

Stephen Higgins

CDO
Aspen, Colorado United States

Where is this project located?

Map of Solar Panels in Haiti for School and Orphanage