Water Purifier Repair
Group of friends at purifier
Hole drilled for new PVC connection
PVC connecting purifier to cistern
Raph drills into school wall
Water access to cistern
School boy at purifier
New manifold for circulating water
Nicaragua June 2013: Waswali, Nuestra Tierra, El Salto, San Jose, Yaule
This trip was undertaken in order to scout for one or two communities who would be interested in working with HeadStrong over at least a 3-5 year period of time. We looked for communities that demonstrated leadership capacity, visible efforts toward self improvement, and willingness to collaborate and contribute toward the improved development of their families and public services.
Matagalpa, Nicaraguga 2013
Working hand in hand with Puentes de Esperanza, we were able to ensure cleaner water access to approximately 500 people as well as explore Raphael Alvarado's building projects.
HAITI JULY 2012
Our first trip of five, with our mentor Rick. This was a chance to disseminate training, see how we work together, explore our skill sets, and see who can quip the best one liner under absurd circumstances.
"Use what you have."
HAITI FEBRUARY 2012
Staci and Garth go with EDGE Outreach to Ranquitte, Haiti.
"Gravity demands payment."
Nicaragua November 2011
In partnership with EDGE Outreach, Water Ambassadors Canada, and Puentes de Esperanza, Staci gets to know hand pump repair and conversion in Matagalpa, Nicaragua.
"You never know what's down the well."