LOS MARTÍNEZ WATER PROJECT – GUATEMALA

Los Martinez Water Project

This project will supply water to the homes of Los Martínez which is located in the San Jacinto Municipality of Guatemala.
IMPACT
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PEOPLE TO RECEIVE CLEAN WATER

7 Los Marinez Hills

Difficult work in the hilly terrain that this hamlet is located.  Los Martínez is a “Caserío” (hamlet) in the “la aldea” (village) of Agua Zarca Arriba, in the Muncipal De San Jacinto, in the department of Chiquimula in Guatemala.

Water System Los Martinez 2

Unloading the PVC pipes for water distribution.

Carrying water pipes

Members of the Los Martínez community moving the pipes up the hill; paths are rocky and often steep.

12 Los Martinez (1280x960)

All family members help out; each family benefiting from the project is responsible for trenching a section for the pipes.

water catchment tank

Water Catchment Tank being constructed.

Los Martinez House

The health and overall quality of life of these residents will be improved with this project. Thanks for your help!

Project Partners

Rotary International
Rotary Club of Fort Collins
Rotary Club of Johnstown-Milliken
Rotary Club of Lemon Grove
Rotary Club of Bolton
Rotary Club of Carlsbad Hi-Noon
Rotarios Chiquimula de la Sierra

Reference: Rotary Global Grant #1410685