Apply to Join
 Health  Ghana Project #22333

Health And Education For 5740 Kasoa Village, Ghana

by mount zion welfare centre organization
Health And Education For 5740 Kasoa Village, Ghana

Summary

Project will sink 4 boreholes and connect piped water schemes to toilets and other facilities, then provide sustained health and nutrition education and, fish and vegetable farming training to improve health,income and education at Kasoa arid village and the 4 schools in Ghana

$0
total raised
0
donors
0
monthly donors
3
years

Challenge

Kasoa villagers and students in central Ghana are ignorant of hygiene and nutrition education while 84% are daily afflicted with water borne diseases linked to poor sanitation and polluted water sources--shallow wells, streams and ponds with 3% death rate while 4% of children are stunted in growth from poor nutrition .Project will provide four deep wells,sustained nutrition, hygiene and farming education to address problems of frequent water diseases, malnutrition, low farm yield and high

Solution

At Kasos, in central Ghana, project will train water technicians on boreholes and pumps maintenance,then construct piped water schemes and hand washing stations fed by sunk bore holes and connected to toilets and other facilities, provide training in fish and vegetable faming and preventive health and nutrition education to reduce cases of rampant waterborne diseases to improve health and nutrition,increase jobs and incomes,school enrolment and improved grades

Long-Term Impact

Project will promote education thru increased school enrolment,attendance,and high academic grades for the 740 students to realize their ambition. Fish and vegetable faming project will allow 450 widows and single parents rise out of poverty, which will provide for their families' education, health and well being. Improved health by 5740 villagers will lead to reduced medical bills, improved savings and happier lives

Additional Documentation

This project has provided additional documentation in a DOCX file (projdoc.docx).

Resources

http:/​/​www.themountzion.org
Poor quality water consumed by villagers,students
Description of condition of beneficiaries
Description of conditions of beneficiaries

Organization Information

mount zion welfare centre organization

Location: Agona Swedru, C/R, Ghana - Ghana
Website:
Facebook: Facebook Page
Twitter: @NIL
mount zion welfare centre organization
Kow   Odoom
Project Leader:
Kow Odoom
Agona Swedru, C/R, Ghana, C/R Ghana

Retired Project!

This project is no longer accepting donations.
 

Still want to help?

Find another project in Ghana or in Health that needs your help.
Find a Project

Learn more about GlobalGiving

Teenage Science Students
Vetting +
Due Diligence

Snorkeler
Our
Impact

Woman Holding a Gift Card
Give
Gift Cards

Young Girl with a Bicycle
GlobalGiving
Guarantee

Sign up for the GlobalGiving Newsletter

WARNING: Javascript is currently disabled or is not available in your browser. GlobalGiving makes extensive use of Javascript and will not function properly with Javascript disabled. Please enable Javascript and refresh this page.