Brigade Information

Dates: May 27 - June 02, 2013

Country: Honduras

San Jose State University is a chapter of Global Public Health Brigades, an international movement of university students working to improve health conditions in the developing world. Through an evidence-based model, we work alongside local community members to build projects that tangibly improve lives in Honduras, Nicaragua and Ghana. Volunteers work with local masons and families to build eco-stoves, latrines, concrete floors, showers, and/or water storage units. To ensure long-term sustainability and maintenance, the Public Health program team trains and empowers local community leaders in the formation of a Basic Sanitation Committee. The Basic Sanitation Committee is responsible for carrying out in-home assessments and monitoring the status of the projects. nnIn conjunction with our Public Health Program, Global Brigades also supports communities with healthcare, economic development and clean water projects, and uniquely implements these programs in a holistic model to meet a community’s health and economic goals. Our model systematically builds community ownership and collaboratively executes programs with the end goal of sustainably evolving to a relationship of impact monitoring. To learn more, please visit www.globalbrigades.org.


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Site Updated | 1078 days ago
Nacastia Teesdale-Gutiereez joined a Brigade | 3312 days ago
Guest User donated $50.00 | 3338 days ago
Amy To donated 400.00 | 3338 days ago
Bruna Ferreira donated $750.00 | 3340 days ago
Angela Madrigal donated $700.00 | 3341 days ago
Amy To donated 350 | 3341 days ago
Ninh Nguyen donated $100.00 | 3341 days ago
Thang Phan donated $750.00 | 3342 days ago
Brianna Aguirre donated $700.00 | 3342 days ago

San Jose State University PHB May 2013 Honduras

Public Health Brigades at San Jose State University

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$35,129  raised of $35,650 goal


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