Sustainable Water Use in 20 Communities

$497 $50,903
Raised Remaining


Ecoclubs promote awareness of water consumption in communities. They create a coalition among businesses, the community, the government and grantmakers to care for our water supplies.

What is the issue, problem, or challenge?

The project's direct beneficiaries will be the 60 youth facilitators of the Ecoclubs and the 100 teachers of the participating schools. Indirectly the initiative will involve 400 young people from Ecoclubs and approximately 12,500 children and schoolteachers.

How will this project solve this problem?

1- Selection of Ecoclubs; 2- Proposals to schools; 3- Initial training of Ecoclubs; 4- Program development; 5- Posting experiences and testimonies on the Web; 6- Program evaluation and integration of new Ecoclubs

Potential Long Term Impact

Promoting healthy habits related to the consumption and care of water; helping correct negative practices; reducinge present and future problems in Argentina and in Latin America; spreading awareness of clean water as a fundamental right.

Funding Information

Total Funding Received to Date: $497

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 $497 .  The original project funding goal was $51,400.

Additional Documentation

This project has provided additional documentation in a PDF file (projdoc.pdf).


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Thanks to 6 donors like you, a total of $497 was raised for this project on GlobalGiving. 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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Fundacion Ecoclubes

Buenos Aires, Argentina

Project Leader

Ricardo Bertolino

Founder & Director of Ecoclubes International
Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires Argentina

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