On November 19, was closed the water project of Santa Cruz / San Manuel Colohete with the donation of Ceramic Filters to the 35 families in this community . With these filters being searched the protection from diseases such as diarrhea to approximately 200 people who live there The community thanked to donors for having improved their quality of life with the construction of the water system, latrines, sinks and filters.
On October 2, 2013 was the dedication of the water project in the community of Santa Cruz-San Manuel Colohete / Lempira, with the presence of donors Rotary club of USA, and Copán Ruinas . The community grateful the construction of the water system, their quality of life will improve, diseases like diarrhea will not affect the population especially children.It achieved the target of permanent drinking water supply and latrines to 100% of 40 families, about 200 people, also through ADEC will be conducted education health and hygiene to school and community and training to the Water Board for proper administration and maintenance of the water system.
July 12, 2013, the draft Water and Sanitation Community Santa Cruz / San Manuel Colohete was successfully completed, 40 homes have been connected to the system, seven latrines were repaired and made ten new sanitary modules (stack and latrine), also ADEC trained the Water Board in administration and rates to ensure the sustainability at long term of water system.
The community of Santa Cruz are very happy and grateful with Rotary International Foundation, Districts 6970 Florida , 7750 South Carolina and Rotary Clubs of : Copán Ruinas from Honduras, Oceanside Jacksonville , South Jacksonville from Fl., Clinton ,Fort Mill, Indian Land ,Laurens from S.C. and the municipality of San Manuel Colohete who made this dream a reality.
Eleventh Update:On the 17th of May a protective wall was constructed at the conduction line. As well as sanitation units, consisting of sinks and latrines were constructed. A bucket of chlorine was given to the water board of Santa Cruz so that they could start chlorinating the water for their system.
Tenth Update:At April 22, was installed a Tablet Chlorinator and performed the first monitoring of chlorine in the water system of Santa Cruz, 35 micro water meters were installed, also has built the sink in the school, which makes happy the childrens.In May the community begin to build latrines.
Ninth Update:at March 14, were installed floats valves in the pressure breaks tank , also have installed air valves and cleaning throughout the conduction line, Read More