Refilwe Clean Water Project

 
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  • Refilwe Clean Water Project posted a progress report
    Refilwe Community Project Update
    By - Brian LaTrobe -
    Thank you for giving so freely to this project. You have made a tremendous improvement to the daily lives of all who live and are associated with Refilwe. Having given them hygienic sanitation, showers and a laundry, our next project is to improve their living conditions. Please read the attached update on this...
    • 7 years ago
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  • Refilwe Clean Water Project posted a progress report
    Refilwe fresh water project
    By - brian la trobe - Dr
    PENULTIMATE PROGRESS REPORT. The rehabilitated ablution buildings, dry sanitation toilets,showers,laundry facilities and children's playground will go on show during the forthcoming"open day" May 10. Its a great rush to get it all finished by this date, but we are trying ! The exterior of the buildings have a new coat of...
    • 7 years ago
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    • Joan Ochi
      Joan Ochi Congratulations on Open Day! Look forward to seeing the photos soon.
      • 7 years ago
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  • Refilwe Clean Water Project has been marked as funded. They raised a total of $19,025 from an original funding goal of $19,000!
    • 7 years ago
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  • Refilwe Clean Water Project has received 85 donations
    • 7 years ago
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  • Refilwe Clean Water Project posted a progress report
    Photo from the project
    By - Brian La Trobe - Project Leader
    The photo below shows the roof of the female ablution block which has been sealed and painted with a black paint sealer. The black color of the roof surface and the black polyethylene pipe facilitates the absorption of radiant heat from the sun thus heating the water for the showers below. The length of the pipe approx 100...
    • 7 years ago
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  • Refilwe Clean Water Project posted a progress report
    The Refilwe Clean Water Project
    By - Brian La Trobe - Project Leader
    This project is nearing completion. The plumbing of the buildings for the showers and laundry took some time to complete. The hot water system is rather unique. It’s a cheaper version of solar power. We painted the concrete building roof black. The cold water supply is piped to the roof where it spirals through a 2 inch...
    • 7 years ago
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  • Refilwe Clean Water Project posted a progress report
    Interim report from Refilwe project
    By - Brian La Trobe - Project Leader
    The installation of the 10 toilet units is almost complete. Three units have gone into the male restroom where there is also a stainless steel urinal and 7 units into the lady's restroom. I have today procured the water wash troughs for the laundry and the equipment for four showers. These will be delivered to the site next...
    • 8 years ago
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    • Dennis
      Dennis I really like the specificity in this progress report. And the pictures make a huge difference!
      • 7 years ago
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    • Wallace & Sade
      Wallace & Sade It's very encouraging to see the progress in the pictures! We like hearing from Dr. La Trobe. It's clear that the money is utilized well. Keep up the good work!
      • 7 years ago
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    • Diamondking
      Diamondking Great work Mr. Latrobe!Larry Sanders, Sanders Diamond Jewelers
      • 7 years ago
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  • Refilwe Clean Water Project has been approved to be on GlobalGiving!
    • 8 years ago
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  • Refilwe Clean Water Project has received 37 donations
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Thanks to 61 donors like you, a total of $19,025 was raised for this project on GlobalGiving. Wonderful!

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Brian LaTrobe

Project Leader
Johannesburg, South Africa. South Africa

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