WATERBOYS.ORG – #15 COMPLETED – Meirugoi/Mweiruge
  1. Country: Tanzania
  2. Region’s Name: Longido
  3. Sponsor: Waterboys
  4. Numbers of people benefited by project: 6,000
  5. Regions Name: Meirugoi/Mweiruge
  6. Well /project GPS Location: S2⁰44’43.8” E 36⁰42’03.8”
  7. Major Tribe in area benefited: Maasai
  8. Well Depth:  186 meters (610 feet)
  9. Well Yeild: 3,272 liters/hr (864 gallons)
  10. Quote from a villager on what the project means to them: “The installation of new solar pump helps to bring back the supply of water services in the community, which is important for the survival of ourselves as well as our livestock. We were grateful to see some of the people from the USA come and help our community to progress forward. Change takes a lot of effort and we are happy for the effort that was put forward to help us change our futures.”

Because of Water!

Walking Distance Saved: 2 kilometers
Yearly Community Hours Saved: 730,000

About Tanzania

Total Population: 44,928,923
Population under 15 y/o: 98,487,451
42% of rural lack access to water
73% of rural lack sanitation

Our Experience

Years worked in TZ: 15+
Communities Served: 1,200+
People Served: Approx 1,378,000
Trickle Down Lives Impacted:  1,700,000+

Project Solutions

Waterwell
Above Ground Storage
Solar Pump
Solar Power Generation

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