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Playground Equipment

Playground Equipment

Regular price $3,242.00 Sale

Submitted: October 2017

Solicitor: Local Open Arms of Heart to Honduras Church

Location: La Concepción, Santa Cruz de Yojoa, Honduras

Project Justification: 

As a church, we host a Compassion International Site (Holistic Development Center) where we attend to approximately 256 children. With a playground, the children of age (about half of them) can play together and develop the socio-emotional component of their young lives.

Supervisor’s Note: The playground will include eight different items, including swing sets, seesaws, and slides of different varieties.

General Objective: 

That the children would have a good space to play together and develop the ability to share each part of the playground.

Beneficiaries:  Who and how many will continually benefit from this project?

111 children. Note: 256 children attend this Compassion International Site but 111 of them are young/small enough to daily enjoy playground equipment.


  • The local municipal government will provide sand ($575)
  • The parents of the children that attend the site will provide cement ($121)
  • Compassion International will collaborate in half of the price of the playground equipment. ($1,702)
  • The local church will provide cement blocks and all labor(mason and assistants) to fence in the playground area and build platforms for the playground installation ($442).
  • Chain link fence, other materials and ½ the purchase of the playground equipment is requested from an outside donor.

TOTAL AMOUNT requested from outside donor $3,242