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In 2010, W.A.T.E.R. raised $360,000.  In early 2010 we entered into an agreement with Sahara Group to provide 8 boreholes and 2 hand dug wells throughout Ghana.  Additional wells were also drilled.

Location (All in Ghana)Fundraising By
Datoku, Upper East Region

Roe, Goater, Robinson, Preston - Seattle Legal community.  Thanks to our hosts  Kathy Goater and Donovan Flora for opening their home.

Sakote, Upper East Region

St John Vianney and Kline extended family

Mirigu Gonum, Upper East Region

Drinkwine, Anderson fundraisers and Schwientek family in memory of Otto Stumpe

Kanania, Upper East Region Microsoft employees

Bowku Rain Catchment System

Ola Cathedral Water Expansion

St John Vianney

Mary Queen of Peace

Suranose (2 wells), Brong Ahafo Region Sahara Group
Atta Akura, Brong Ahafo Region Sahara Group
Bawa Akura, Brong Ahafo Region Hessel Family in memory of Duke Hessel
Brofoyedru, Ashanti Region Sahara Group
Wala Akura, Brong Ahafo Region Sahara Group
Larumpe, Brong Ahafo Region Sahara Group
Adentan Municipal Assembly (4 wells), Greater Accra Region Sahara Group

 

Datoku Borehole
The Datoku borehole provides clean water to a childbirth clinic and over 1,000 people in the nearby communities.

 

The Sakote and Datoku wells were dedicated in July by the W.A.T.E.R delegation. Thank you to everyone who fundraised and donated for the 2010 Projects. You have made 2010 our most sucessful year yet!

 

Watch the 2010 Trip Video by Hallie Hemmingsen

 

W.A.T.E.R. Trip 2010 from Christopher Dube on Vimeo.