Water for schools Nueva Rosita





History Logs

Project Description

Country: Mexico

Location: Nueva Rosita,Coahuila MX

Total Budget: $5,000

Areas of Focus: Disease prevention and treatment, Water, sanitation and hygiene

Activity Type: Water: Sanitation

Summary: Water Purification Plant in a school in Nueva Rosita Coahuila Mexico

The Rotary Club of Coronado Binacional and Rotary Club of Nueva Rosita Centenario in Nueva Rosita Coahuila, Mexico will jointly do thier 3rd water project in schools. This project will benefit Elementary School Benito Juarez in Colonia Roma, in Nueva Rosita Coahila Mexico. It has more than 300+students. The school is located in the city's poor neighborhood. We will Install a Water Purification system of Reverse Osmosis. The school will receive the water purification system completely installed, tested and working. The school and PTA compromises to maintain, operate and secure the equipment at the school. The water purification system supplier will train school maintenance personnel. The Rotary Club of Nueva Rosita Centenario will create a water environmental group with teachers, parents and student to provide information and instruction about the water purification system. The high temperatures reached in this city are 104 to 110 degrees for 150 days in the year. Children get dehydrated, sick from gastrointestinal illnesses and there is a high index of children with diabetes as is cheaper to buy a soda or juice than water. This purification system will benefit more than 300 children, school teachers, staff and their families every day providing drinking water at no cost.The water purification system Supplier is SYCTA SA DE CV who has installed their systems thru Mexico. This Water Purification System will be installed by November 2019.

The total cost of the system is $4,000 plus $1,000 conditioning of the room where the water storage tank and water filters are located. The funds for this grant will be added to other humanitarian grants and donations received by Club Nueva Rosita Centenario.

We will send a total of $2,000 including the DDF to the Rotary Club of Nueva Rosita Centenario in Nueva Rosita, Coahuila Mexico district 4110 Club 68035 for this water project. The Club in Rosita will contribute $2,000 and their District $1000.

Project Contact Person

District: 5340

Rotary Club of: Coronado Binacional

Primary Contact: Wood

Email: coronadobinational@att.net

Project Status

This project is "Paid". This means that the funds from the district have been issued. This project is now being ready for implementation. When this is done, a report needs to be uploaded on the project page and the "Reported" button needs to be clicked, then the status of the project will be changed to "Reported".

Project listed for the 2019-20 Rotary Year.

Proposed Financing

Existing Contributions Towards This Project





Coronado Binacional (5340)





Nueva Rosita Centenario (4110)









Project Supporting Documents

BANK Deposit p2990


Project Photos

History Log Entries


by Wood

System Entry: Creation of project page.


by Wood

System Entry: Pledge of $1,000 with $1,000 DDF by Eduardo Aguirre of the Rotary Club of Nueva Rosita Centenario, District 4110.


by Wood

System Entry: Project is now "Fully Pledged".


by Wood

System Entry: Project sent for club signatures.


by Wood

System Entry: Project signed by Wood.


System Entry

System Entry: Project signed by Irma Olachea.


System Entry

System Entry: Project signed by Eduardo Aguirre.


by Mike Whitehurst

System Entry: Project approved by the District Approval Committee.


by Scott Carr

System Entry: Check for DDF payment issued by Foundation Treasurer.

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