Category Archives: Updates

Clean Water: 70 Million Gallons from Fairfield to Ecuador

April 8, 2018 / admin / Ecuador - Apatug, Ecuador - Ongota, Ecuador-Tambayacu, Updates

This past January, Humanity Now board member Don Morrison personally delivered water filters to a community in Ecuador, made possible by donations from our 2017 Earth Day Clean-Up event in Fairfield, CT. Big thanks to all who helped! History In 2009 the two geography middle school teachers, who founded the Ludlowe Corps, decided to expand […]

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2017: First Annual Earth Day Clean-Up a Big Success

April 8, 2018 / admin / Updates

On April 22, 2017 more than 100 people took part in a Town of Fairfield Earth Day Clean-up sponsored by Humanity Now.  Volunteers picked up trash around the town beach areas, train station parking lots, town athletic fields, as well as cleaning and mulching eight I-95 underpasses. In addition, they helped raise awareness about the […]

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Water filters headed to Ecuador

January 18, 2016 / admin / Updates

From Boardmember Don: We’ve got a long history of supporting clean water initiatives in Ecuador, and that continues. In 2010, members of Humanity Now Inc. delivered water filters to 40 families in the Napo Region of Ecuador on a service trip with students from Roger Ludlowe Middle School in Fairfield, CT. Each of the 40 […]

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A Parent Reflects On the Power of Helping

December 12, 2011 / admin / Updates

An update from Uwe, who’s been on two trips to Ecuador with a Fairfield, CT middle school. He was so moved by his participation, he now volunteers as a board member of Humanity Now. How often can you truly say that a specific situation or a specific opportunity changed your life forever? And how often […]

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Tried-and-True Fundraisier: Car Wash!

December 12, 2011 / admin / Updates

High school students in Fairfield/CT recently organized a car wash/bake sale to raise funds for Humanity Now. The group of nine students gathered on a Saturday afternoon and had fun washing cars and selling self-baked goods to their customers. The fun-filled activity resulted in a donation of $364 to benefit Humanity Now

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New Images of School in Pikine

October 12, 2011 / admin / Updates

The director of the Waranka Association in Pikine, a community in the Senegalese capital of Dakar, kindly sent us these recent images of the school there. The school is partially supported by fundraising done by a middle school in Fairfeild, CT.

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Images from Tambayacu

October 10, 2011 / admin / Updates

Here are some images from Tambayacu, taken by Greg, a parent from Connecticut, on a visit in 2011. Greg’s middle schooler helped raise funds to support this community, and travelled to Ecuador to help, too, with classmates.

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Water!

October 10, 2011 / admin / Updates

From Greg, a parent from Connecticut: Water!  All we have to do is turn on the tap!  You think it’s important and can understand intellectually that it’s a must for good health. I was fortunate to have gone to Ecuador for two years in a row where we helped the Ongota  tribe that live near the […]

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Student Helps in Ecuador

October 7, 2011 / admin / Updates

My experience in Ecuador is one I will never forget. The most rewarding part of the trip was to helping the Ongota tribe. Knowing that we were able to make a difference really makes me feel good. We are so privileged and lucky to live where we live and have what we have, and it’s […]

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