Give the gift of clean water in rural Kenya
Hand washing saves lives. Yet only a quarter of the population currently have access to clean water and soap at home.
Tippy Taps Kenya is an initiative that ReAct Africa and Ace Africa undertook to create awareness amongst primary school children on the relationship between hand washing and infectious disease. With your support, we're aiming to build handwashing facilities for 600 families in the rural counties of Kisumu and Siaya.
Tippy Tap Kenya work with children to build handwashing facilities from basic, affordable materials, providing not just the taps and soap, but the knowledge to build them, so they can pass on their skills to others.
Colleta Achieng, a 12-year-old living in Kisumu County, a rural area of Kenya, had no idea how important clean water was when it came to keeping healthy until her friend Faith taught her an invaluable lesson...