Build Latrines in Rural Haiti

 
$920
$14,080
Raised
Remaining

Summary

Help Lambi Fund of Haiti build 880 community latrines for rural communities to meet increasing sanitation needs as people move to the countryside post-earthquake.

What is the issue, problem, or challenge?

Immense outmigration from Port-au-Prince to rural areas has left rural communities in desperate need of improved sanitation facilities. Some village populations doubled overnight, making latrines an immediate concern in order to maintain a clean environment, decrease the spread of disease and keep drinking water sources clean.

How will this project solve this problem?

Help communities build 880 latrines and provide sanitation training to maintain clean environments and promote higher levels of health following the earthquake. These latrines will address the sanitation needs of 1000s moving to rural areas.

Potential Long Term Impact

Addressing these urgent immediate needs of sanitation will provide a clean environment and improved health for locals, while keeping local drinking water sources clean.

Funding Information

Total Funding Received to Date: $920

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 $920 .  The original project funding goal was $15,000.

Additional Documentation

This project has provided additional documentation in a Microsoft Word file (projdoc.doc).

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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

Lambi Fund of Haiti

Washington, DC, United States
http://www.lambifund.org

Project Leader

Marie Marthe Saint Cyr

Executive Director
Washington, DC United States

Where is this project located?

Map of Build Latrines in Rural Haiti
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