Mission: Wells Bring Hope is committed to drilling wells to bring safe water and sanitation to rural villages in Niger, West Africa, the poorest country in the world where contaminated water kills innocent victims, most often infants and young children.
Results: Effective 11-2014, 305 wells, bringing safe water and sanitation to close to 200,000 people.
Target demographics: save lives with safe water by drilling wells in the poorest country in the world.
Direct beneficiaries per year: over 50,000 people, most of them young children
Geographic areas served: Niger, West Africa
Programs: safe water to put an end to death and disease from contaminated water. We also provide access to sanitation and hygiene, educating villagers on why its important to use latrines and when and how to wash hands to stay healthy.
Wells does great work to help the women of Niger have access to safe water. It's a very noble cause and the people involved are truly warm, compassionate, dedicated and always appreciative of everybody they meet, whether donors, volunteers or public in general.