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Africa Water Solutions

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BENEFITING: Saha Global

ORGANIZER: Hailey

EVENT DATE: Dec 07, 2015

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THE STORY:

Hailey Seo wrote -

Hello Everyone!
My name is Hailey Seo and I'm a student at USC studying Social Entrepreneurship. 
Luckily, I've been given the chance to go to Ghana this winter to participate in SAHA Global Leadership Program at Accra, Ghana. I will be partnering with local women to install a water purification system in a village currently lacking access to clean water. I really need your help!

The Problem: In Ghana half of the population does not have access to clean water. As a result 20% of children under five in northern Ghana are suffering from diarrheal disease.  This problem is prevalent in Africa where approximately 700,000 people die each year from preventable waterborne diseases.

The Solution:  SAHA Global, a non-profit, creates sustainable water treatment centers. For 3 weeks I will be working in a village and facilitating the women of the village in setting up, implementing and successfully running a water purification business. As a fellow I’m expected to help mobilize capital needed to develop the new water treatment center. The amonut of cpital neeeded is $2950

How will your donation help?: 100% of your generous donation will go towards in-country equipment to build, monitor and maintain this drinking water system and provide the females of the village the initial infrastructure to run a profitable water purification business. Once established, the business will provide a permanent source of safe drinking water for 700-1000 people. 

Please support me!
If you would like to send a check instead, please write my name (Hailey Seo) in the memo and send it to:
Saha Global
PO Box 225342
San Francisco, CA 94122-5342 

Thank you so much for your help in providing this most fundamental necessity of life to a community that is truly in need!
If you have more questions, please email me- hyelimse@usc.edu

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Hailey Seo

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64% Raised of $3,000 Goal

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