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Children at the new well
Old contaminated source
Garkpelleh Town
Celebration of new well
Health & Hygiene Workshop
The People of Garkpelleh Town, Liberia, thank
Jerzy Filewicz & Family (Krakow, Poland)
Magda Austin (Laguna Niguel, CA)

For helping them get safe drinking water
Latitude: 6.88821 Longitude: -10.39046
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Testimonial

Dear Lifewater & Sponsor,

We the people of this community are so very grateful for the modern hand pump you have provided us.  May God Bless you and your partners.

Thank you,

Emmeunel Tokpal

Project Summary

Garkpelleh Town neighbors Handee Town and is near the St. Paul river which the people rely on for a source of water to bathe, wash clothes, fishing, cooking and drinking along with a hand dug well.

On July 27,17 a Health & Hygiene Workshop was conducted for the people of this community with 31 participants who will help educate others within the community. Some of the training included in the workshop was how to handle foods and their environment, ways to purify water in the absent of a pump, and safe practices in the absent of a latrine.

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: 2017-08-06 Well Depth: 100 ft.
Depth of Water: 30.00 ft. Casing Diameter: 4.00 in.
Screen Length: 30.00 ft. Developed By: Electric Pump
Development Time: 2.00 hrs. Well Yield: 8.00 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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