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Village Introduction
Population Info
Population
11,000
Location Info
Location
Amhara Region
located in the northwestern part of Ethiopia
Village Life
Village Life
Farming
Tea Shops
Weekly Markets
Projects Text
Since 2009, we have made incredible progress in the villages of Robit with a comprehensive, community-based approach that addresses needs for water, education, healthcare, and livelihood loans. In 2014, our work continues with more clean water projects, plus new schools, health posts and microfinance loans. Keep track of our progress below.
Active Water Projects
9 Water Projects
Active Water Projects Text
Multiple types of projects can bring clean water to communities. Glimmer determines the most sustainable clean water soltion for each area where we work. We build hand-dug wells, borehole wells, and spring protection developments.
Active Education Projects
9 Education Projects
Active Education Projects Text
Multiple types of projects can bring clean water to communities. Glimmer determines the most sustainable clean water soltion for each area where we work. We build hand-dug wells, borehole wells, and spring protection developments.
Active Health Projects
5 Health Projects
Active Health Projects Text
Multiple types of projects can bring clean water to communities. Glimmer determines the most sustainable clean water soltion for each area where we work. We build hand-dug wells, borehole wells, and spring protection developments.
Active Microfinance Projects
250 Microfinance Loans
Active Microfinance Projects Text
Multiple types of projects can bring clean water to communities. Glimmer determines the most sustainable clean water soltion for each area where we work. We build hand-dug wells, borehole wells, and spring protection developments.
Completed Water Projects
36 Water Projects
Completed Water Projects Text
Multiple types of projects can bring clean water to communities. Glimmer determines the most sustainable clean water soltion for each area where we work. We build hand-dug wells, borehole wells, and spring protection developments.
Completed Education Projects
22 Education Projects
Completed Education Projects Text
Multiple types of projects can bring clean water to communities. Glimmer determines the most sustainable clean water soltion for each area where we work. We build hand-dug wells, borehole wells, and spring protection developments.
Completed Health Projects
15 Health Projects
Completed Health Projects Text
Multiple types of projects can bring clean water to communities. Glimmer determines the most sustainable clean water soltion for each area where we work. We build hand-dug wells, borehole wells, and spring protection developments.
Completed Microfinance Projects
680 Microfinance Loans
Completed Microfinance Projects Text
Multiple types of projects can bring clean water to communities. Glimmer determines the most sustainable clean water soltion for each area where we work. We build hand-dug wells, borehole wells, and spring protection developments.
Water Info
<b class="fs14">53 water projects</b><br>
52 hand dug wells, 1 deep borehole
Education Info
<b class="fs14">13 school buildings</b><br>
36 furnished classrooms, 4 latrines, <br>2 libraries, 1 lab
Health Info
<b class="fs14">1 health center </b><br>
Microfinance Info
<b class="fs14">1,855 micro-finance loans</b>
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THANK YOU, ROBIT SUPPORTERS
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The residents of Robit Village now have access to clean water and health care, and students have the opportunity to get an education that can help break the cycle of poverty. In addition, many residents have used microfinance loans to start or expand a business that provides for their families. Thank you to Glimmer donors for supporting this work!
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Situated in the Amhara region, Robit is surrounded by lush and beautiful fields. Men herd cattle through the streets as women sort herbs and spices in front of their homes. The village has an economy founded on agriculture and hosts a large weekly market where villagers sell their goods. Robit is always buzzing.
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Water & Sanitation
Water & Sanitation
Education
Education
Health Care
Health Care
Veterinary Care
No Veterinary Care
Micro Finance
Micro Finance
Emergency Relief
No Emergency Relief
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Funding Donations Raised Manual Entry
1081758.00
Funding Estimated Cost
$1081758.00
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Netsuite ID
1162
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