Drinking water for the Kailash Hostel in Nepal

by Himalayan Youth Foundation

Summary

To supply drinking water to the Kailash Hostel in Kathmandu Nepal, home to 100 children. The current water supply for the hostel comes from a 300 feet bore-well but the water is not palatable.
$10,000
total raised
108
donors
0
monthly donors
7
years active

Challenge

US$ 10,000 to construct a collection tank, run a 1.5 km pipe line through the village to the hostel, and install outlet pipes along the way. Approximately 500 people from the village will benefit from clean drinking water as well as 100 children from the Kailash Hostel.

Solution

Construction of a water collection tank. Laying of a 1.5 km pipe line and fitting of outlet pipes along the line to enable the villagers easy access to the water.

Long-Term Impact

The Villagers and Children will be provided with clean drinking water for daily consumption. This will also reduce the long term risks of serious health problems.

Additional Documentation

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

Resources

http:/​/​www.hyf-us.org

Organization Information

Himalayan Youth Foundation

Location: Winter Park, FL - USA
Project Leader:
Micheline Kramer
President
Winter Park, Florida United States

Funded Project!

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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