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Clean Water for Children at Ikot Etene Primary School in Southern Nigeria

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THE STORY:

Hello everyone,

weCare Africa is currently working on rehabilitation of Ikot Etene Primary School located in an impoverished village in Akwa Ibom State in Southern Nigeria. This primary school which serves over 200 local students is in need of urgent repair, water supply and adequate sanitary facilities. We have decided to tackle the most important aspect of this project first which is installation of a potable water / borehole system so that the children have clean water to drink while in school. Currently, the students have to leave the school to get water from a nearby stream which is unsanitary as the same stream is used by fellow villagers for bathing and washing of foods and clothes. This is also a major distraction from their studies.

We all know how important access to clean water is so just imagine how much this will change the lives of these children even if it's for a few hours while they are at school. We also plan to donate water bottles so that every child can take clean drinking water back home every day.

Our goal is to raise $4000 which will cover the cost of installing the borehole, an overhead tank for water storage and a small generator for pumping water. We would like to install this borehole before the kids return back to school in September 2016. We will be filming the entire project so you can see the direct, immediate impact of your contribution.

We appreciate every donation no matter how small. All donations to our organization is tax deductible. Our Tax ID # is 45-4601590.

Please share our page with your friends and family. Thank you for your support!

About weCare Africa:

weCare Initiative for Africa (weCare Africa) is a US-based 501(c)(3) organization.

For weCare Africa, empowering children as catalysts for the sustainable eradication of poverty in rural sub-Saharan Africa is core to our mission. We aim to achieve this by providing strategic educational resources to underserved communities to enable children achieve a well-rounded primary and secondary education.

To learn more about weCare Africa and this project, please visit http://www.weCareAfrica.org

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To This Fundraiser

$715

MONEY RAISED
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  • Anonymous

    $100

  • Anonymous

    $50

  • Anonymous

    $15

  • Arpita Mazumdar and Donatus Anusionwu

    $100

  • Melvin Ejiogu

    $250

  • Ogonna and Chiamaka Orjiekwe

    $200

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18% Raised of $4,000 Goal

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The Team: $715 TOTAL RAISED SO FAR

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Fundraiser Title

weCare Initiative for Africa

Amount Raised

$465

 

12% Raised of $4,000 Goal

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Melvin Ejiogu

Amount Raised

$250

Donor Comments

Ogonna and Chiamaka Orjiekwe

Ogonna and Chiamaka Orjiekwe

DONATION: $200

1 year ago

Melvin Ejiogu

Melvin Ejiogu

DONATION: $250

1 year ago

Arpita Mazumdar and Donatus Anusionwu

Arpita Mazumdar and Donatus Anusionwu

DONATION: $100

In support of Ofonime Anusionwu 1 year ago

Anonymous

ANONYMOUS

DONATION: $15

1 year ago

Anonymous

ANONYMOUS

DONATION: $50

1 year ago

Anonymous

ANONYMOUS

DONATION: $100

Keep up the good work guys! 1 year ago