H.E.S.P. - H20 for Haiti (Pilate)

$20,559 of $50,000 goal

Raised by 98 people in 32 months
Brownie K. Vaughn
on behalf of Christina Vaughn
 KOKOMO, IN




YOUR DONATION WILL BE USED FOR:  

We're raising $50,000 to purchase a generator, water purification system, and other maintenance materials.

WHY DONATE? - PILATE'S  WATER CRISIS:


Recently, H.E.S.P. has received heart-breaking news from Pastor Julien Pierre-Michel who is the director of the school which H.E.S.P. is supporting in Pilate, Haiti. The cholera epidemic has reached this region and the water from the rivers and systems from which people have been drinking are now polluted. The cholera which was brought in by U.N. troops from Nepal has killed over 10,000 people in Haiti since 2010.

The only place that 40,000+ people in this region can obtain clean drinking water is from this school which has a well and a water purification machine operated by a generator. The water purification system is only supposed to run 6 hours per day. However, due to so much demand of hundreds of people in line for water, the equipment is running for 14 hours per day.

Just recently, the system has broken down and now there is a serious lack of clean water to drink.



H.E.S.P. working in Pilate

H.E.S.P. working in Pilate

DONATE TODAY!

H.E.S.P.'s BACKGROUND:  


The Haitian Environmental Support Program (H.E.S.P.) is a non-profit, 501c(3) organization. Since 1981, H.E.S.P. has been supporting children in Haiti with food, clothes, and education. In the last several years, the organization has also expanded its reach to:

·       Providing post-earthquake support (i.e. food, medical supplies, and monetary support)

·       Renovating dilapidated school of 350 children

·       Building new cafeteria for students

·       Partnering with Lion’s Club International to serve over 2,800 children and adults with vision clinic

For more info visit: www.hespchildren.org . 

Your support is greatly apprecated. 
THANK YOU & GOD BLESS YOU!
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H20 for Haiti update: We're up to over $11,000!!! We still need your help to bring clean drinking water to kids in Haiti. You can help needy kids have a fighting chance to grow up healthier. I appreciate your support. Our goal = $50,000. Click here to donate today!
(Pic I took in Haiti!)
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I need your help to provide clean water for needy Haitian children. We've raised over $9,000 so far! Click here and make a difference today ! www.gofundme.com/h20forhaiti
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$20,559 of $50,000 goal

Raised by 98 people in 32 months
Created February 22, 2016
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$50
Anonymous
13 months ago
DC
$3,000
Dr. Ray Christine
24 months ago (Offline Donation)
SC
$2,500
Second Missionary Baptist Church
29 months ago (Offline Donation)
MS
$223
Maple Crest Middle School
29 months ago (Offline Donation)
MC
$50
Mr. & Mrs. William Childs
29 months ago (Offline Donation)
KC
$500
Kokomo Area Lion's Club
29 months ago (Offline Donation)
KD
$100
Kay Dowling
29 months ago (Offline Donation)
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