Posts made in April, 2013

Daniel’s Story

Posted by on Apr 26, 2013 in Daniel's stories, Written by Daniel | 0 comments

Pictured above: Daniel, his wife and 2 sons. Photo by Lindsay CorriganAbout one month ago, anyone who googled “Toloha” would get nothing from the search engine related to Toloha, Tanzania – not even on Google maps. And now, this is the first or second link leading to the village of Toloha, and our Facebook page is the next – gotta love the world wide web! Our team would like to take this opportunity to introduce the world to Toloha and share why we love the people there so much. It all started with Daniel. Daniel’s story is amazing, and there is so much to share...

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Real Thirst

Posted by on Apr 9, 2013 in Clean Water, Daniel's stories, Trips to Toloha, Written by Katie | 0 comments

As my mom and I were cleaning up the kitchen after dinner tonight I said: “I have got to have some water…I’m about to die of thirst.” I immediately stopped. I couldn’t believe I had said that. My thoughts instantly ventured to Toloha, Tanzania, where my friends are walking 12 to 16 kilometers (~7.5 to 10 miles) to get a bucket of dirty water. Recently I’ve been thinking more and more about how often I use water – when I wash my face, take a shower, brush my teeth, cook, flush the toilet, wash the car, water the lawn, or need to quench my thirst. There are so many things I do each and every...

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