Water Aid Appeal
Water Aid has been promised that the British Government will match donations received by Water Aid before 18 September, specific projects are in rural areas of Malawi. (This will be done through the International Development Department.)
Great St. Mary’s is making an immediate donation of £500 from its Wider Concerns funds. If you would also like to contribute please see the website http://www.thebigdig.org/donate/
Clean, safe water can’t come soon enough for people in rural Malawi. A gift will transform lives:
Thousands of parents will be able to give their children clean, safe water for the very first time.
Children will be well enough to go to school and get an education.
Parents will be able to spend more time earning an income.
People will be able to spend more on food for their family, rather than healthcare.
Tools to maintain a village water pump.
Tools to build a hand dug well.
Training for a village pump mechanic.