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Providing Necessities For Life
books and pencils
2 sets of clothes
a mosquito net
Walking many miles to and from school consumes valuable time. A bike allows more time for work and school studies!
The 5 mile walk to and from school each day can be replaced with the bicycle ride thus saving an average of 2 hours per day. As a result, the students have more time for homework and more sleep; thus their grades can improve dramatically!
Daylight is a precious commodity for the orphans as they must travel hours to attend school and then need more daylight to tend to their farming. These lamps will provide light with which they can study at nighttime—all which leads to increasing education levels. Literally, this is the difference between passing and failing!
- 4,500 children die every day, world-wide, from dirty drinking water
- 23,900 children under 5 years of age, die in Tanzania annually from diarrhea
- $5,000 – the cost to drill a well to bring clean water to an entire village