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 Children  India Project #21034

You Can Give Kids in India Clean Water

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You Can Give Kids in India Clean Water

Summary

The unrelenting vision of Splash is to bring clean water, clean hands, and clean toilets to every government school in Kolkata. In 2018, we will implement full water, sanitation, and hygiene interventions at 150 schools! Additionally, we will continue forging ahead with hygiene education in partnership with the Indian government by training 1,800 teachers with Splash curriculum.

$250,000
total goal
$92,244
remaining
5,754
donors
1
monthly donor
3
years

Challenge

In Kolkata, water is available. However, it is typically contaminated with high levels of E. coli and other disease-causing pathogens. Children are disproportionally affected by water-borne diseases, but all child deaths caused by water-related illness are preventable. There IS a solution.

Solution

Splash believes that all children should have clean water and access to life-changing health and hygiene education. Our goal is to provide quality water filtration for every public school, orphanage, children's hospital and shelter in Kolkata. Essential to Splash's strategic focus in Kolkata is this: It is one of the few, large cities where success can catalyze replication in other large cities country wide. This is why we are centered in Kolkata; intent on proving scale in 3,000 sites.

Long-Term Impact

Your support will: reduce illness and days of school missed; improve health and, thereby, greatly increase each child's chance to fulfill his or her maximum potential; impact the entire community when children take clean water and healthy behaviors home and; in many cases, give the larger community access to our free, clean water.

Additional Documentation

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

Resources

http:/​/​www.splash.org
Splash website
Splash India

Organization Information

Splash

Location: Seattle, WA - USA
Website: http:/​/​www.splash.org
Facebook: Facebook Page
Twitter: @Splash_org
Project Leader:
Molly Schulte
Dev. Assistant
Seattle, WA United States

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