CIDA project complete

HAVE is pleased to announce its CIDA project has officially been completed. To celebrate, there will be a special fundraiser at Wintergreen Pancake Barn in Gelert, Ont. on June 2 from 1 to 5 p.m.

Read CIDA’s official letter to HAVE below as well as the executive summary of the project.


  • Over a four year period, the project successfully installed 196 tubewells, 100 with SGUS and 96 with SUCHI exceeding the original goal of 90 wells for each partner, due to the good exchange rate on the dollar.
  • Five schools and 191 villages received tubewells
  • The project installed 185 EcoSan toilets in 5 villages exceeding the original goal of 150 toilets, due to the good exchange rate on the dollar.
  • The project was delivered within budget. CIDA contributed $406,190 (to direct expenses and overhead). HAVE contributed $89,690, in addition to $31,200 in volunteer hours.

Thank you to all our supporters, volunteers and donors for making this project a success and bringing safe drinking water and sanitation equipment to thousands in India.


Letter from CIDA April 2013


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