$500 grant provides ongoing water supply for 53 people in Cambodia
Organization: Cambodia Child’s Dream Organization (CCDO)
Approved Grant (through donor advised fund): $500
Designation: Replace the pumps on 5 water wells to bring them back into working condition
Additional notes: This project took place in March 2016. As mentioned in previous posts, it is our intention to follow up annually to ensure maintenance is being done and that our wells will remain in working order indefinitely.
Project Photos and Summaries of Field Reports:
This well provides water for a family of 8 people. They don’t have steady employment and have a small farm for growing rice and vegetables. But the output is very little and is only enough for serving the family.
This well provides water for a family of 7 people. They also don’t have steady income. Sometimes they get occasional odd jobs making sugar palm to supplement the family income.
This well provides water for a widower and his entire family of 9 people. The widower has to take care of the family after his wife died. He has a small farm for growing rice and vegetables, but he doesn’t have steady employment.
This well serves 2 families with a total of 21 people. They share a small land for building three houses together and have a small farm for growing rice and vegetables. They don’t have steady employment.
This well serves 8 people. The family doesn’t have steady employment.