Volunteer Projects

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  • Health
  • Water & Sanitation
The community is in critical need of reliable access to clean water. The community and Volunteer have been working together to design a gravity-fed aqueduct system that can support 160 community members. Before the Volunteer arrived, the community organized a water committee that is responsible for preparing for the construction …
Goal
$14,543.66
  • Environment
  • Water & Sanitation
The small community has two aqueduct systems that service 93% of the community. There are two Water Committees that organize the maintenance and operation of the systems. One objective of this project is to provide trainings to these Water Committees about organizational, personal, and technical skills needed. This is being …
Goal
$11,342.83
  • Health
  • Water & Sanitation
The people of this Panamanian tribe have been drinking untreated stream water since their community’s founding. This has led to a number of extreme illnesses, and sometimes even death, from water-borne pathogens that could easily be removed. This project proposes to repair the community’s existing aqueduct, and to improve the …
Goal
$29,259.41
  • Health
  • Water & Sanitation
The project being proposed by the community in conjunction with PCV Rebecca Kaufman is a gravity-fed aqueduct. Access to clean water is the largest barrier to the adoption of healthier behaviors as they relate to hygiene and sanitation. The development of a spring source and implementation of a water system …
Goal
$10,119.30
  • Water & Sanitation
The project will consist of constructing a new gravity-fed aqueduct, including the construction of a low-profile spring-catchment box, rehabilitation of an existing water storage tank, addition of a chlorinator, and the installation of twenty-nine faucets for houses, two for churches, and one for a kindergarten school. The community members have …
Goal
$14,540.46
  • Education
  • Community Growth
  • Agriculture
This project will help develop organization skills in the community by working directly with the Library Committee. This project will encourage and develop reading skills among the community members by providing a small library building for the use of the community. The construction process of the library will focus on …
Goal
$2,547.85