Water for Life & WASRAGSub-Sahara Africa Projects<br />A Partnership to Provide the People of Africa with Access to Clean ...
Water is an ElementANDA Right of Life !<br />Why perform Surgical/Medical Missions when the children go home to contaminat...
Statistics<br /><ul><li>	Over a billion people—20% of the world’s population—lack access to clean drinking water in the de...
4,500 children die each day from a lack of safe drinking water.</li></li></ul><li>Mission Statement<br /><ul><li>Water for...
WFLIwas created in response to the Asian Tsunami in December 2004 and Hurricane Katrina in August 2005. </li></li></ul><li...
The Sierra Leone Test Story<br />“Follow the Water”…<br />
Moiyebe Damn<br />
 Human contamination upstream creates polluted runoff <br />Behavioral Patterns WILL be Modified with Program<br />
Contaminated sources below<br />
Daily, young girls in Sierra Leone are burdened with collecting the dirty water  hauling it more than 6 km back home<br />
Water borne and water related diseases are a major problem in Africa. More people die from diarrhea, worms, typhoid and ma...
Emaciation & Dehydration<br />           Why even do surgery?  They will die regardless…<br />Polio Vaccines get eliminate...
Bring the Water TO the Village<br />   Gathering Pools are made into Shallow Wells and <br />            Water Brought To ...
Finally… gallons of hope<br />
Versatile Unit Still Portable For Emergency Transport<br />
Simple & Replaceable Parts<br />
Simplified Training<br />
Chemical Feed Bypass<br />
Sustainable Energy SourceSolar PanelsEfficient and Cost Effective for Citizens<br />
Collateral Medical Attention<br />
Simple Pharmacy<br />
Treatments Bring Smiles<br />
Shorter Distance and More Productive Time for Young Women<br />
Girls Can Get Back In School!<br />
Direct and Measurable Results<br />
Healthy Water!<br />
Surgical and Medical Assistance Cannot Succeed without Clean Water !<br />Pledge:  No More Sand Castles!  Let’s Get It Tog...
Healthy Children… Yields Productive Lives<br />
Join Rotary WASRAG Foundation’sWater Efforts Let us add your club’s name to the project and match your dollars.  <br />Dis...
Example (Cote  d’ Ivoire): $5K provides  5,000 people with daily water<br />Club Donation  (several clubs can share)  $5K<...
Project Goal(subject to funding)TOGETHER<br />We Will Implement 200 Clean Water Sites<br />Over The Next Three Years to Pr...
First Phase: Predicable Success<br />
Water for Life & WASRAGSub-Sahara Africa Projects<br />A Partnership to Provide the People of Africa with Access to Clean ...
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Rotary International's WASRAG and Water for Africa Team up with Smiles International to provide water for 1 Million underserved in West Africa.

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Wfli Wasrag Final Sep 12, 2009

  1. 1. Water for Life & WASRAGSub-Sahara Africa Projects<br />A Partnership to Provide the People of Africa with Access to Clean Drinking Water<br />
  2. 2. Water is an ElementANDA Right of Life !<br />Why perform Surgical/Medical Missions when the children go home to contaminated water & die of dysentery and water borne disease?<br />We spend $100- 350 per pediatric surgery, why not add $8 and have clean health as well?<br />Jeffrey J Moses DDS, FAACS<br />Smiles International Foundation<br />
  3. 3. Statistics<br /><ul><li> Over a billion people—20% of the world’s population—lack access to clean drinking water in the developing world and nearly 2.5 billion lack access to adequate sanitation services.
  4. 4. 4,500 children die each day from a lack of safe drinking water.</li></li></ul><li>Mission Statement<br /><ul><li>Water for Life International, Inc. (WFLI)is a California-based 501 c,3 non-profit organization dedicated to providing access to clean potable water where needed.
  5. 5. WFLIwas created in response to the Asian Tsunami in December 2004 and Hurricane Katrina in August 2005. </li></li></ul><li>Sub-Sahara to above South Africa<br />
  6. 6. The Sierra Leone Test Story<br />“Follow the Water”…<br />
  7. 7. Moiyebe Damn<br />
  8. 8. Human contamination upstream creates polluted runoff <br />Behavioral Patterns WILL be Modified with Program<br />
  9. 9. Contaminated sources below<br />
  10. 10.
  11. 11. Daily, young girls in Sierra Leone are burdened with collecting the dirty water hauling it more than 6 km back home<br />
  12. 12. Water borne and water related diseases are a major problem in Africa. More people die from diarrhea, worms, typhoid and malaria than any other disease. <br />
  13. 13. Emaciation & Dehydration<br /> Why even do surgery? They will die regardless…<br />Polio Vaccines get eliminated: Dysentery prevents effectiveness.<br />
  14. 14. Bring the Water TO the Village<br /> Gathering Pools are made into Shallow Wells and <br /> Water Brought To the Purification Units<br />
  15. 15.
  16. 16. Finally… gallons of hope<br />
  17. 17. Versatile Unit Still Portable For Emergency Transport<br />
  18. 18. Simple & Replaceable Parts<br />
  19. 19. Simplified Training<br />
  20. 20. Chemical Feed Bypass<br />
  21. 21. Sustainable Energy SourceSolar PanelsEfficient and Cost Effective for Citizens<br />
  22. 22. Collateral Medical Attention<br />
  23. 23. Simple Pharmacy<br />
  24. 24. Treatments Bring Smiles<br />
  25. 25. Shorter Distance and More Productive Time for Young Women<br />
  26. 26. Girls Can Get Back In School!<br />
  27. 27. Direct and Measurable Results<br />
  28. 28. Healthy Water!<br />
  29. 29.
  30. 30. Surgical and Medical Assistance Cannot Succeed without Clean Water !<br />Pledge: No More Sand Castles! Let’s Get It Together!<br />
  31. 31. Healthy Children… Yields Productive Lives<br />
  32. 32. Join Rotary WASRAG Foundation’sWater Efforts Let us add your club’s name to the project and match your dollars. <br />District 5340 DDF ,WFLI, & WASRAG can give you 8:1 dollar enhanced match for your club yielding a full unit for your club to sponsor. (up to $5K DDF/ Club in District 5340)<br />This gives 10,000 gallons/day providing 5,000 people clean water for daily health. <br />
  33. 33. Example (Cote d’ Ivoire): $5K provides 5,000 people with daily water<br />Club Donation (several clubs can share) $5K<br />DDF Matching $5K<br />WFLI (et al..) Matching $10K<br />( Equipment) $20K<br />WASRAG (et al..) Funding + $20K(Metrics Outcome Monitoring, Equip. Maintenance, <br /> Training, Spare parts) <br /> Project $40 K<br />
  34. 34. Project Goal(subject to funding)TOGETHER<br />We Will Implement 200 Clean Water Sites<br />Over The Next Three Years to Provide Clean <br />Water to ONE MILLION People In Africa<br />
  35. 35. First Phase: Predicable Success<br />
  36. 36. Water for Life & WASRAGSub-Sahara Africa Projects<br />A Partnership to Provide the People of Africa with Access to Clean Drinking Water<br />

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