One brick at a time

 
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  • One brick at a time posted a progress report
    We have water! We're ready to implement - We need your support
    By - Warren Te Brugge - Founder and Chair
    What does it take to pull a project together and implement it successfully? Establishing needs The scope of the 'One Brick at a Time' project includes the research, analysis and implementation of identified needs around infrastructure development to support the community of Bergnek. Drilling down into the core needs Some of...
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  • One brick at a time posted a progress report
    Could we survive on 10 litres of water a day?
    By - Warren Te Brugge - Founder and Chair
    Assessing the real needs in Bergnek In November, we made a trip to Bergnek with 5 engineers from Engineers Without Borders to fully assess the Bergnek Community Water Project. The group arrived a week before me to survey the current distribution and well infrastructure in Bergnek. By the time I arrived, we were all ready to...
    • 4 months ago
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  • One brick at a time has received 1 donation
    • 6 months ago
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  • One brick at a time posted a progress report
    and they will Drink
    By - Warren Te Brugge - Founder and Chair
    Water, Water Everywhere... and they will Drink Although this is a short update on our One Brick At A Time Project there is a LOT of Excitement in the Air!! Our trip is underway, with EWB already on the ground in Bergnek and me heading there this weekend. From all reports so far, things are proceeding as planned and we have...
    • 7 months ago
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  • One brick at a time posted a progress report
    Water, water everywhere... and not a drop to drink
    By - Warren Te Brugge - Founder & Chair
    Water, Water everywhere… but not a drop to drink In our previous update we brought the news of progress on our planning with Engineers Without Borders (“EWB’) in our ‘One Brick at a Time’ program. The latest news is that our trip with EWB has now been slated to take place the last week of...
    • 10 months ago
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  • One brick at a time has received 1 donation
    • 1 year ago
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  • One brick at a time posted a progress report
    For the Children of Bergnek
    By - Warren Te Brugge - Founder & Chair
    In February we updated you on the progress we've been making in our discussions with Engineers Without Borders on our 'One Brick At a Time' community development program and we have more good news to share. Please share this update with people and organizations you are connected to. We're Excited - We ARE moving...
    • 1 year ago
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  • One brick at a time posted a progress report
    A Community with a BIG idea
    By - Warren Te Brugge - Chair and Founder
    In our most recent report we talked about the progress we've been making with the One Brick at A Time program. We call it a program because it is actually a series of projects that lead to the outcome the community of Bergnek has established as their intent and goal for the program overall. Latest Updates Over the holiday...
    • 1 year ago
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  • One brick at a time posted a progress report
    Partnering for Success
    By - Warren Te Brugge - Founder and Chair
    We are excited to share our latest project update and report with you. We have lots of activity taking place that supports the Bergnek Communities goals to create employment through the One Brick at a Time project.As you know the project is not just about establishing a brick-making business in Bergnek. It's about...
    • 1 year ago
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  • One brick at a time posted a progress report
    Changing Tact - Partnering for Success
    By - Warren Te Brugge - Chair and Founder
    Changing Tact One of our biggest challenges in getting our 'One Brick at a Time' project to a point where we can begin work is in establishing a direct, reliable and sustainable water source. Well pumps and reliable water sources In 2011 we funded the installation of a new pump and well in Bergnek. With the help of the City...
    • 1 year ago
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  • One brick at a time has made updates to their project page.
    • 2 years ago
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  • One brick at a time has received 4 donations
    • 2 years ago
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  • One brick at a time posted a progress report
    Taking collective action to fund community needs
    By - Warren Te Brugge - Founder and Chair
    Progress Progress in our fundraising campaign for the Bergnek community Projects, One Brick at a Time initiative have been slow as far as the online campaign itself goes. Work we are doing in other areas is ramping up and will ultimately support the One Brick at a Time project. The need is real and it is not going away. We...
    • 2 years ago
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  • One brick at a time posted a progress report
    Taking one step at a time
    By - Warren Te Brugge - Chair and Founder, My Arms Wide Open
    One Brick at a Time, One Step at a time We are now in a position to move the Bergnek Community Projects, One Brick at a Time project forward. After our recent visit during which we had a number of meetings and the successful implementation of three projects in the Bergnek Community we are ready to put the campaign into full...
    • 2 years ago
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  • One brick at a time posted a progress report
    We are getting closer
    By - Warren Te Brugge - Founder and Chair
    Communications and December Campaign Our "One Brick at a Time" campaign has not taken hold yet. We have held back somewhat as we put the necessary building blocks in place within the community and with potential partners in the region around the community. We now have a campaign set for December to increase...
    • 2 years ago
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  • One brick at a time has been approved to be on GlobalGiving!
    • 3 years ago
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  • One brick at a time has received 1 donation
    • 3 years ago
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My Arms Wide Open

Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
http://myarmswideopen.org

Project Leader

Warren Te Brugge

Vancouver, British Columbia Canada

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