International Projects

  1. Global Grant GG1412321 (grant year 2013-14) 285 bio sand water filters (includes training, installation, maintenance and follow-up) for 285 impoverished households in San Lucas Toliman, Guatemala. Approx number of individuals impacted: 2,000.

    Total Grant Amount: $42,750 (club portion of total grant amount $6250)
    Status: on-going
  2. Global Grant GG1524755 (grant year 2014-15) 75 kits for impoverished families living in San Lucas Toliman, Guatemala. Each kit includes a ceramic water filter, a smokeless/fuel efficient stove, and an outdoor latrine. Approx number of individuals impacted: 525.

    Total Grant Amount: $36,500 (club portion of total grant amount $5000)
    Status: Complete (final paperwork needs to be submitted)
  3. Global Grant GG1640057 (grant year 2015-16) School sanitation system (toilet block) for the Mt. Carmel Elementary School in San Ignacio, Belize. Approx number of students/teachers impacted: 700.

    Total Grant Amount: $36,898 (club portion of total grant amount $5000)
    Status: Complete

     

  4. Global Grant GG1755939 (grant year 2016-17) 140 kits for 140 impoverished households in San Lucas Toliman, Guatemala. Each kit includes a ceramic water filter, a smokeless/fuel efficient stove, and an outdoor latrine. This is Phase II of GG1524755. Approx number of individuals impacted: 980.

    Total Grant Amount: $67,600 (club portion of total grant amount $13,400)
    Status: In-draft

     

  5. District Grant (international) (grant year 2015-16) 19 smokeless/fuel efficient stoves for 19 impoverished families in San Lucas Toliman, Guatemala.

    Total Grant Amount: $3,600 (club portion of total grant amount $2100)
    Status: Complete

     

  6. District Grant (international) (grant year 2016-17) 20 Lenovo Chromebook computers for an elementary school in Tlaquepaque, Mexico (sister school of the Bend International School).

    Total Grant Amount: $4000 (club portion of total grant amount $2000)
    Status: Complete

     

  7. District Grant (International) (grant year 2017-18) Commercial grade washer/dryer for special needs children in an orphanage in Lima, Peru.

    Total Grant Amount: $16,000 (club portion of total grant amount $2000)
    Status: in-draft

     

  8. Misc International Projects
    a. Soccer field for village of Boca Tapada, Costa Rica. Boca Tapada is the location of an earlier Matching Grant project where we partnered with a local Rotary Club to provide a water storage tank for the village.

    Total Grant Amount: $7000 (club portion of total grant amount $4500)
    Status: Complete

    b. Scholarship for young Mayan secondary school student which will allow her to complete her high school education. Partnered with the San Lucas Toliman Scholars organization, San Lucas Toliman, Guatemala.

    Status: on-going
    Total Grant Amount: $1000 (club portion of total grant amount $1000)

 

Total of all grant funds received/pledged since 2013-14:  $215,348.  Club portion of total grant funds received:  $41,250.    This amounts to a greater than5 to 1 leverage of funding.  It also results in improving the lives of thousands of individuals.