Fountains of Hope via Crowdrise
January 10, 2013
BENEFITING: Fountains of Hope
30 WATER PURIFIERS 4 HAITI IN '13
250,000 people have been displaced from their tent/tarp cities in Port Au Prince, Haiti to the nearby barren mountains.
Haiti faces major water challenges. Recent disasters include 2010 earthquake, cholera outbreaks and two devastating hurricanes.
Fountains of Hope is targeting newly created mountain tent/tarp cities of Jerusalem, Onaville and surrounding areas.
THE SOLUTION - Safe Water for 3000 People Per Purifier System
• Install 30 purifier systems in Haiti in 2013
• One $5000 purifier can serve community for 2-5 years
• 1 Purifier can disinfects 3600 gallons per hour using salt, water and a 12
THE WATER PURIFIER SYSTEM IS:
SUSTAINABLE (2-5 Years)
MAINTAINABLE (Replace battery every 2 years)
PORTABLE (Weighs 20 pounds!)
SIMPLE & RELIABLE (FoH System in Les Cayes, Haiti operating since 2008)