Project: House for Maria
Submitted: September 2017
Solicitor: Local Church of Open Arms Heart to Honduras of El Olvido
Location: San Antonio, Santa Cruz de Yojoa, Cortes, Honduras
Project Justification: Why do you need the project?
I do not have my home of where to live, and I do not have the economic resources to build. I have been a single mother for the past eight years and my work only provides enough income for food for me and my children.
General Objective: What do you hope to achieve with the project?
To improve the quality of life of my family and that we might have a dignified life.
Beneficiaries: Who and how many will continually benefit from this project?
5 people. Maria Martinez (58) and her children Jose (15), Alejandro (11), Dulce Maria (8), and Kevin (4). Maria earns her income of approximately $140/month by doing housework at a local ranch.
The local municipal government will provide sand and concrete block ($270).
A local donor will provide 10 bags of cement ($70).
The local church will provide labor ($60).
The beneficiary family will provide labor, stone, and payment of a mason ($250).
Remaining materials and payment of a carpenter are requested from an outside donor.