VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES - DECEMBER 2015
The Change Campaign
Change Campaign is an initiative to encourage donations of dimes, quarters and, other valued coins. The money collected will be used by Sehgal Foundation to install Bio-Sand Filters in Haryana. Cost of each biosand filter is about $40 which can save a family of 4-8 members from water-borne disease, and from impact of arsenic and iron. We are looking for volunteers to adopt the change campaign at work places or other holiday events. (http://www.smsfoundation.org/)
Case Study : Arsenic in drinking water
Arsenic in drinking-water can cause health problems and if persistent can cause death. We are looking for someone to perform a literature review on the causes & effects of Arsenic in water and cost effective techniques to remove it.
Clean Drinking Water Project
United for Hope needs volunteers for clean drinking-water project for village Tirmasahun in Uttar-Pradesh. United for Hope has dug a 120ft deep well and installed a water purification system.