WASRAG—Water & Sanitation Rotarian Action Group

I love each monthly issue of WASRAG, a.k.a. Start with Water. This e-newsletter is available to anyone, including non-Rotarians like me. It has a lot of great ideas and information about wells, water, and sanitation in general. Not preachy, just good readable information. Click Sign up for our Email Newsletter but, if this link doesn’t […]

Well Funding Complete!

YEA! I just got an e-mail from Tim Winter, a Fredericktowne Rotarian who is handling the grant process, that the final funds will soon be allocated and the project will actually begin very soon.

The Rotary Foundation will not allow a project to start until they have received all funds from contributors. Sounds like a […]

Poor Sanitation in Kenya Costs US $324 million/year

The World Bank’s Water and Sanitation Program has a new visual, Infographic: What’s a Toilet Worth? The global cost of poor sanitation is estimated at a yearly US$260 billion. You can read the entire article here but in Kenya alone the cost is US$324 million from premature death, health care costs, and lost work hours […]