G-2560

Rain Water Harvesting Project

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Project Description

Region: Africa

Country: Uganda

Location: Kiziranfumbi

Total Budget: $75,250

Area of Focus: Water, sanitation and hygiene


Credit Card Fundraising

Fundraising Goal:

$10,000

Already Donated:

$0

Still Needed:

$10,000

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The Rotary Club of Front Royal has partnered with the Rotary Club of Port-Bell and Hoima-Kitara in Uganda to install water collection gutters on the school and pipe the collected water into a 250,000 liter masonry tank.

Solar power will be used to pump the water into two overhead plastic water day tanks each with 10,000 liter capacity. The water will then be distributed to three key user points.To support the program, training will be carried out for the team on water management, sanitation and hygiene and menstrual hygiene management. The students will be trained on making re-usable sanitary pads.

Primary Host Partner

District: 9211

Rotary Club of: Port-Bell

Primary Contact: Geoffrey Haabaasa

Email: ghaabaasa@yahoo.com

Primary International Partner

District: 7570

Rotary Club of: Front Royal

Primary Contact: Bret Hrbek

Email: brethrbek@gmail.com

Project Status

Need $13,425
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Project listed for the 2020-21 Rotary Year.

The TRF Grant application number is #2001328.

Proposed Financing

Existing Contributions Towards This Project

Date

Cash

DDF

Total

Port-Bell (9211)

19-Aug-20

$6,825

$5,000

$11,825

Front Royal (7570)

19-Aug-20

$19,000

$0

$19,000

Remaining Amount to Raise

Additional Club Contribution (Needed) - Add a contribution

$13,425

-

$13,425

Amount Requested from The Rotary Foundation

-

$5,000

$5,000

Additional Contribution (not matched by The Rotary Foundation)

$26,000

Total

$75,250

Note: as of July 1, 2015 there is a 5% additional support fee for cash contributions. This fee does not appear in the financials above because it does not apply if the funds are sent directly to the project account (without going through TRF, and therefore without Paul Harris credit). Clubs sending their cash contribution to TRF must be aware they will have to send an additional 5%.

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History Log Entries

19-Aug-20

System Entry

System Entry: Creation of project page.

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