Provide Clean Water for 1,000 Students in Kenya

 
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Provide Clean Water for 1,000 Students in Kenya

Provide Clean Water for 1,000 Students in Kenya
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Students line up to trek for water

Students line up to trek for water
Students just like the ones here from the Butenje Primary School in Western Kenya must travel over 5km a day. And even then, the water they find is dirty and diseased. (view small | med | large | orig)

A student collects her day's water

A student collects her day's water
Girls like this spend hours every day fetching water. It's time that would be better spent in school...learning. (view small | med | large | orig)

Students arrive at the unprotected Spring

Students arrive at the unprotected Spring
The students from this school collect water from an unprotected spring. The water is simply not safe to drink. It causes sickness which leads to many lost days of school. (view small | med | large | orig)

Giving students water changes lives

Giving students water changes lives
Once a well is built, these students will only walk a few meters for clean, safe water. They'll spend more time in class learning the skills essential to help build their community. (view small | med | large | orig)

Help build a well like this

Help build a well like this
You can help us build wells at schools in Western Kenya, just like this one we completed in June 2009. Thousands of students lives will change...forever. (view small | med | large | orig)

Provide Clean Water for 1,000 Students in Kenya

Provide Clean Water for 1,000 Students in Kenya
Photo from Progress Report 'Matende Girls Secondary School Well Completed' (view small | med | large | orig)

Provide Clean Water for 1,000 Students in Kenya

Provide Clean Water for 1,000 Students in Kenya
Photo from Progress Report 'Matende Girls Secondary School Well Completed' (view small | med | large | orig)

Provide Clean Water for 1,000 Students in Kenya

Provide Clean Water for 1,000 Students in Kenya
Photo from Progress Report 'Matende Girls Secondary School Well Completed' (view small | med | large | orig)

Matende Girls School Students

Matende Girls School Students
Photo from Progress Report 'Matende Girls Secondary School Well Site Chosen' (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

Project Leader

Peter Chasse

President
Charlotte, NC United States

Where is this project located?

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