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Providing 26 Schools with Rainwater Tanks

 
$630
$26,756
Raised
Remaining

Summary

Galela Amanzi fundraises to establish and maintain 26 rainwater tanks in various selected schools and community groups that do not have access to clean and safe water.

What is the issue, problem, or challenge?

By placing rainwater tanks in schools and community groups that do not have access to clean and safe water; communities are able to maintain sustainable vegetable gardens which provide food to families in their community; and schools are prevented from potential closure due sanitary issues. 13 Schools (Fikizolo Primary, S. Ntsiko Primary, Tantyi Primary etc.) and community groups (Masihlumisane community garden, Temba TB Hospital) in Grahamstown. 13 Outreach- Areas outside Grahamstown.

How will this project solve this problem?

By placing rainwater tanks in select areas communities are able to maintain sustainable vegetable gardens and provide food to families in their community; and schools are prevented from potential closure due sanitary issues.

Potential Long Term Impact

The project hopes to encourage the community to care about developing a healthy, stable community. Furthermore, rain water tanks will highlight the potential to reduce the demand on the limited South African municipal water supply.

Funding Information

Total Funding Received to Date: $630

Funding Information

This project is now in implementation and no longer available for funding. Received funds will be used to accomplish concrete objectives as indicated in the project's "Activities" section. Updates will be posted under the "Project Report" tab as they become available.

Donors' contributions and pledges to this project totaled $630 .  The original project funding goal was $27,386.

Additional Documentation

This project has provided additional documentation in a DOCX file (projdoc.docx).

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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

Nicola Rushmere

Co-ordinator
Grahamstown, Eastern Cape South Africa

Where is this project located?

Map of Providing 26 Schools with Rainwater Tanks
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