El Carrizal

Project Start Date:Tuesday, February 2, 2010
Completion Date:11/2/2010
Target Completion-
Number of Homes:39

Project Details

  • Survive by subsistence farming
  • All labor was provided by the villagers with no monetary compensation
  • Spring capable of providing safe & sufficient water was encapsulated in reinforced concrete
  • 6500 linear feet of piping going from spring to storage tank was installed manually 1 meter deep
  • 46,000 linear feet (almost 9 miles) of distribution piping was installed to bring water to each residence plus the school & church
  • Safe drinking water outlets were installed in 39 backyards plus church & school
  • Latrines have been constructed at the 15 residences that are without hygienic sanitation