Category Archives: Updates

Temple Beth Sholom Raises Money for Water Filters

October 2, 2011 / admin / Updates

4th graders in Temple Beth Sholom’s Hebrew School program were busy this past year raising money for a Humanity Now project in Ongota, Ecuador.  The students in Hamden took it upon themselves to raise the money for a charitable organization and thought water filters could really help.  Every student in the class raised money by collecting […]

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Middle School Raises Funds for Water Filters

October 1, 2011 / admin / Updates

In April 2011, students and teachers from Roger Ludlowe Middle School in Fairfield, Connecticut took on a Humanity Now foreign service water filter project in Tambayacu, Ecuador.  Students raised $2,000.00 in a walk-a-thon entitled “The Walk for World Water” and used the money to purchase and deliver 40 Sawyer Point 1 water filter for the Tambayacu community.  […]

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Middle Schooler Visits HN Project

September 14, 2011 / admin / Updates

Recently, middle school student Kelsey Lewellyn visited the Ongota community, part of HumanityNow’s Ecuador project. Kelsey wrote an article about the trip, and her school’s fundraising efforts, for AmazingKids! magazine. Here’s the link.

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Video: Ecuador Community Prepares for Visit

March 1, 2011 / admin / Updates

Last year, students from Roger Ludlowe Middle School in Fairfield, CT visited the Ongota community in Ecuador and helped them recover from a recent flood. Students from the school will again visit the community this April. They’ll bring supplies and help rebuild, and will deepen the friendship with the Ongota community. Here’s a video the […]

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Guinaw Rails School

February 22, 2011 / admin / Updates

Several high school students returned to Dakar, Senegal last week to visit the school in Guinaw Rails, L’Ecole Grande Royale. They had a great time! Check back here soon for their photos and stories of their adventures there.

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