Cholera Emergency Response Update
By plane, truck, boat and foot, the Waves for Water team have had the honor of distributing 16,000 Sawyer clean-water filter systems to the most remote regions of Haiti. These, and 40,000 more, have been donated by Compassion International.
1-Fritz & Jon flying to north coast to meet trucks for big Compassion International distribution and field operations training. 2-Jack & Zach delivering to Mirebalais. 3-Boat carrying our filters & buckets to La Gonave, an island near Port-au-Prince. 4-Jack & Zach in St. Marc. click images to enlarge
As Christmas card/gifts in the name of 63 friends, family and colleagues, Carl Daikeler, gave clean drinking water this year to over a hundred kids in Haiti (and their families).
check out http://carldaikeler.blogspot.com to see . . . This action will bring safe drinking water to 10,000 people in the new year. Carl, and others, are stepping up in a big way to help us reach our goal of Water For Everyone in Haiti in 2011.
November – Cholera Emergency Response – 2010
In partnership with: UN . . . Compassion International . . . Partners In Health . . . & other NGOs
Waves for Water is distributing 20,000 Sawyer filter systems throughout Haiti.
http://www.wavesforwater.org . . . http://www.sawyerpointonefilters.com
google ‘haiti cholera’ for daily images & stories.