Jack's Eagle Project Water Filters

$4,085 of $7,000 goal

Raised by 33 people in 4 months
Jack Agnew
on behalf of Sally Evans
 SANDY HOOK, CT
I am Boy Scout from Troop 370 located in Sandy Hook, CT.   I am currently working on My Eagle Project which is to send water filters down to the villages in Haiti and teach the people there how to use them.  

Currently, the villages in Haiti do not have access to clean water.  Rain water is the primary source collected in community cisterns.  However, they need to boil all the water to use it and even then illness can still occur.   The Sawyer Water filters that I hope to bring down to the villages are capable of providing a family of 4 about 10 years of clean water with proper maintenance.  

The beneficary of my Eagle Project is Mountains of Hope for Haiti.  All funds received for this project will be directly provided to this Mission program.  Mountains of Hope is a mission of the New York Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church.  It operates under the guidelines of 'Volunteers in Mission" and in partnership with the Methodist Church of Haiti. 

I would like to thank everyone very much for donating to this worthy cause to bring clean water to the people of Haiti.
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Update 5
Posted by Jack Agnew
22 days ago
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Hi everyone,

Just a quick update on my project. We now have a date for the Haiti trip. I will be traveling with a mission team from Church during the last week of April.

Thank you again for helping the people of Haiti and making this a reality.

Jack
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Update 4
Posted by Jack Agnew
2 months ago
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Hi Everyone,

I recently made a video to explain and show a little more about the Sawyer Water Filters that I will be bringing down to the villages of Haiti.

Thank you again for your support! Please pass the word along to your friends and family!
My Eagle Project Video
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Update 3
Posted by Jack Agnew
4 months ago
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Hi Everyone,
Things are going well with the project. I recently had the opportunity to speak to my church, Newtown United Methodist Church, as well as my Troop 370 during recent Court of Honor.

I am very thankful to Pastor Vencuss who coordinated the fund transfer with Sara Evans from Frontier Foundation and the New York Annual conference. Thank you both!

The exciting news is that the Bishop & staff are aware of this project. They are looking to also help donate to help bring clean water to the villages in Haiti.
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Update 2
Posted by Jack Agnew
4 months ago
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Hi Everyone,

Thank you for your support so far. After the Hurricane Matthew, the people of Haiti will need clean water more now then ever. Please help pass this message and link around to your friends. Thank you!
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$4,085 of $7,000 goal

Raised by 33 people in 4 months
Created October 1, 2016
Jack Agnew  
on behalf of Sally Evans
MC
$20
Mary Carbonell
5 days ago
TL
$100
The Lynch's
1 month ago
$500
Anonymous
1 month ago
MK
$250
Mel Kawakami
1 month ago
KM
$10
Kathy Marciante
2 months ago
MS
$20
Mary Saracino
2 months ago

Good luck with your project Jack!!

GS
$50
George Silver
3 months ago
MN
$100
Meg Noah
3 months ago

Thank you for being part of the solution!

JM
$50
James McClain
3 months ago
$500
Anonymous
3 months ago
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