Water Bores for Tanzania (Rotary Global Grant)

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Children Collecting Water
Summary:Project aiming to install up to 20 water bores in Tarime, Tanzania, bringing water to up to 50,000 people. This grant application is sponsored by the Rotary Club of Central Launceston, as well as the Rotary Club of South Launceston. The project is hosted by the Rotary Club of Igoma, Mwanza, Tanzania. Cooperating organisations, The Peter Hewitt Care for Africa Foundation and the Tarime District Community Water Committee.
Challenge:Access to clean drinking water is the most basic human right. The women and children, especially the girls will walk up to 8 kms daily to collect water. This hinders the children educational opportunities, increases the health burden and severely impacts on economic development.
Solution:To provide clean accessible drinking water for the people in the Tarime District.
Long term impact:The alleviation of poverty through giving health, educational and enterprise opportunities.
Website:http://www.careforafrica.org.au
Sponsored by:Rotary Club of South Launceston, District 9830
Endorsed by:District 9200, District 9200

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Project number:41 of 2009-10
Manager:Mrs Diana Butler
(H) 0408 994 883
(M) 0408 994 883
Email: diana@careforafrica.org.au
Deputy manager:Ms Jenny Saunders
(M) 0447 271 203
Email: jennysaunders122@gmail.com

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 $30 will provide water to 9 people
 $100 provide clean water to at least 30 people
 $1,000 provide water to upwards of 300 people