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Safe water flowing for this community!
Celebration & Dedication of New Well
Health & Hygiene Workshop
The People of Jerko Town (Block A Quarter#4), Liberia, thank
OPS Employees United Way Chatham-Kent (Chatham, ON)

For helping them get safe drinking water
Latitude: 5.898049 Longitude: -10.030275
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Testimonial

Dear Lifewater & Sponsor,

We the people of Jerko Town want to extend a very big thank you and appreciation to you for giving us safe drinking water to the people of Block A 4 a long life because water is life.

We hope that you will continue to help the Liberian people. We say Thanks!Thanks!

Sincerely yours,

The people of Jerko Town Block A 4

 

Project Summary

Jerko Town (Block A Quarter#4)  The population of this large community is approximately 560 people. The children do not go to school and the living conditions are terrible.

The people here have had great hardship because of the lack of water especially in the dry season, and they do not have money to pay for a well. This new well brings them Health & Hope and provides them and their families with safe drinking water for many years to come.

On August 20, 2018 a Health & Hygiene Workshop was conducted with 20 participants. The instructors carefully presented hygiene lessons to help them understand the practices and the importance of continuing what they have learned for a Healthy home and Community.

 

This well was drilled as part of a cooperative NGO initiative to provide safe drinking water to all Liberian's. Thanks to ''The Last Well Inc.'' for their coordination and support!

Well Details

Project Completed: 2018-09-28 Well Depth: 65 ft.
Depth of Water: 8.00 ft. Casing Diameter: 4.00 in.
Screen Length: 15.00 ft. Developed By: Electric Pump
Development Time: 3.00 hrs. Well Yield: 10.00 gpm
Disinfection: 24.00 hrs. Handpump: Afridev
Water Colour: Clear Water Odour: None
Turbidity: Clear Taste: Good
Nitrate: 0.000 mg/L Bacti Test: Negative
Iron: 0.000 mg/L pH: 7.000




Every $1 you give provides a child with safe water for a year!


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