Children were busily taking turns pumping and filling water containers for their families.
|Children at pump|
The village has decided to collect 10 franc for 20 liters of water (about one cent) to have in a reserve for future needed repairs. This certainly is affordable and displays their initiative to take responsibility.
|Just 10 franc per 20 liters of water.|
Every day, all day we hear the rhythmic sound of the pump and see smiling people carrying water to their homes.
|Woman carrying basins of water|
These past two weeks have been B-U-S-Y ! I would have it no other way. Ruth and are have been hit the ground running each morning preparing distributions to our sponsored widows and children in Wangolo,Kangala,Nonfesso and Kimini.
|Wangolo boys with gift of rice|
Here is a bird's eye view of some of the highlights.
We traveled to Folonzo to visit baby Mariam who has gained a little weight.
|Mariam's weigh in|
|The grateful family gifted us with a chicken.|
|Math word problems|
|Everybody got involved.|
There was a slight pause in the lesson while the teacher calmly killed a serpent in the back of the classroom.
How can I not love this place ?