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Bring LIFE CHANGING WATER BACKPACKs to Ecuador

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BENEFITING: MedWater

EVENT DATE: Mar 22, 2017

THE STORY:

TODAY is the perfect to day to consider how you can take meaningful action to give people access to safe water. Your $10 donation will buy a water backpack for a family in the Amazon. In the Ecuadorian Amazon the PackH2O plays an important role in keeping safe water safe through the cycle of use. It holds 5 gallons of water and is easily carried as a back pack from the community safe water station to the family's home. In the home the PackH2O can be hung and water safely dispensed from the packs' spigot.

The goal of this campaign is to purchase 1000 PackH2Os. This will give 600 families in 15-20 communities a way to keep their water safe in daily use. The 'Pack' reduces the danger of recontamination as well as the phyiscal problems caused by trying to carrry water in open containers or jerry cans.

A gallon of water weighs 8 pounds. Most women are carrying around 5 gallons of water to use for the day. That 45 pounds of pressure compounds over time, causing pain in the shoulders, neck, head and back. The PackH2O makes carrying water easy and much safer. It's the closest thing to safe water from the tap!

MedWater is collaborating with medical organizations and government services in Ecuador, to help indigenous communities implement WASH programs which includes; safe WAter management, and improved Sanitation and basic Hygiene.

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To This Fundraiser

$235

MONEY RAISED
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  • Ernesto

    $10

  • Hannah Guccione

    $25

  • Mary Josephine Roberts

    $25

  • Anonymous

    $25

  • Ann Ashcraft

    $150

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2% Raised of $10,000 Goal

Fundraise for this Campaign

Bring life changing water backpacks
to Ecuador

MedWater is an innovative model designed to complement global medical services by improving access to safe water and public health education.

The Team: $235 TOTAL RAISED SO FAR

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Fundraiser Title

MedWater

Amount Raised

$235

 

2% Raised of $10,000 Goal

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Ann Ashcraft

Amount Raised

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Donor Comments

Ann Ashcraft

Ann Ashcraft

DONATION: $150

6 months ago

Anonymous

ANONYMOUS

DONATION: $25

7 months ago

Mary Josephine Roberts

Mary Josephine Roberts

DONATION: $25

This would serve a great purpose for those who must carry water every day. I hope many will contribute. 7 months ago

Hannah Guccione

Hannah Guccione

DONATION: $25

Miss ya'll! Keep doing what you do! 7 months ago

Ernesto

Ernesto

DONATION: $10

7 months ago