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Staff assembling clay filters for the community Clay water filters ready for local families Community members assist with building latrines Senora Delmira S. at the latrine and wash station

Agua Pura Para El Pueblo

Org #9175
Vetted since 2011 Top Ranked Effective Nonprofit
2010
year founded
$74,831
raised on GlobalGiving
8
years fundraising
1
projects funded
* Amounts in US Dollars

Mission

Agua Pura Para El Pueblo is a nonprofit, nongovernmental organization founded to help communities and families obtain safe, clean drinking water and improve their sanitation. Over one billion people world wide lack access to safe water, and a million children die each year due to preventable diarrheal diseases. With a focus on Latin America, we promote simple small scale methods and techniques that people can use to make their water safe to drink. We also give seminars and demonstrations both in the United States and in Latin America to other nongovernmental organizations and to community groups on methods of water purification. We also train professionals and others in simple methods ... read more

Project Leaders
Kate Solis Silva
Kate Solis Silva
Thomas Carter
Thomas Carter
Elaine
Elaine "Jinx" Kuehn
Mary Anne Westfall
Mary Anne Westfall
Carole Douglass
Carole Douglass
Nikki Gillis
Nikki Gillis
Team
Carole Douglass, Thomas Carter, Elaine (Jinx) Kuehn, Mary Ann Westfall, Nikki Gillis
Organization Information
15035 SE Monner Road
Happy Valley, Oregon 97086-5809
United States
503-658-2414
Organization Information
15035 SE Monner Road
Happy Valley, Oregon 97086-5809
United States
503-658-2414

Project Reports

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Oct 6, 2020
Partnering to Reduce Illness in Western Honduras
Agua Pura partners with local organizations to support our work in Latin America. One of our long-time partners of 8 years is Proyecto Aldea Global (PAG), in Honduras.  Over the years your...
Jun 10, 2020
OUR WORK CONTINUES IN HAITI
Agua Pura partners with organizations to support our work throughout Latin America.  In Haiti, one of our partners is Haiti Compost Business (HCB), founded by one of our students, Hovard G. who...
Feb 25, 2020
Using the Holidays for Clean Water Training: Dominican Republic
About a year ago, we were invited to come to the Dominican Republic (DR) by Marlennis, one of our former students from an Environmental Technology college program here in the US.  She...
 
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