Project Justification: Why do you need the project?
These houses are structurally sound but the walls are made of adobe brick (mix of compacted soil, sand, and cement) that if left exposed can house Triatomine bugs also known as “assassin” or “kissing” bugs know to cause a serious illness called Chagas disease. See the Center for Disease Control website to learn about Chagas disease. http://www.cdc.gov/parasites/chagas/gen_info/index.html
Beneficiaries: 13 families equivalent to 39 members between children and adults.
The local municipal government will provide ($2,210) in sand.
The beneficiary will provide ($1,990) in masonry and laborers.
The local church will provide ($95) in cement.
($2,865) in cement and taxes are requested from an outside donor.