Results Pacha Soap

PACHA SOAP

RESULTS

 

Bars of soap produced and given:

From February 2015 – November 2017 – a total of 1.497.000 bars of soap has been given and distributed.

74.000 children are given/have access to soap each month

The soap is distributed by Imagine Burundi Teriembere Foundation to 81 schools in two Provinces: Cibitoke and Rumonge. Cibitoke with 60 schools and Rumonge with 21 schools.

The soap is produced every month by soap shops: Kamakara, Rugombo, Cibitoke, Ndava and Kizuka. The 5 teams also produce soap they sell at the local marked, this to secure that the teams are sustainable and will be able to manage themselves one day.

 

Numbers of children/students who has received WASH training and education:

74.000 children/students have received hand WASH education from Imagine Burundi

 

The children/students access to and use of soap at the schools has result in further impacts:

Lower rate of sickness and higher grates in examine

Improvement of 60 % in examine from February 2015 – November 2017.

According to interviews with teachers and children there is clear evidence of that the children’s/students push their families to buy soap, so they also have access to soap in their homes. At the same time the children educate and train their family at home in WASH and correct use of soap.

It means that 74.000 Children/students have trained at least two parents in their own family.

Result: 148.000 parents have been trained in WASH because of the school soap program.

74.000 Children at the schools + 148.000 parents = 222.000 children and adults are educated in WASH as a direct impact of the PACHA`S SCHOOL PROGRAM.

 

 

Oil fabric:

Pacha Soap have also donated money to build a small oil fabric at Kizuka/Rumonge. This fabric produce today all the oil the soap shops use to produce soap

 

Micro loans given:

1 association and 2 private persons have been given micro loans. Rice fields and a restaurant

 

People employed through IMAGINE and PACHA`s programs:

Since February 2015 we have establish jobs and income for Since February 2015 PACHA and IMAGINE has establish jobs and income for 223 men and women + 10 jobs created through Imagine´s Field Partner Agreement with Water4.

 

TOTAL JOBS CREATED: 233

 

SOAP SHOPS - SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY IMPACT

 

Rugombo:

Pay school fees every month for 25 children. 6000 fbu per 3 months.

Help a young man establishes his own soap shop.

 

Kamakara:

Pay 15 % of their income to the Kamakara community´s social account.

The account support people with handicaps, widows, old people, orphans.

Christmas/New year the team also give soap to the social account`s target groups.

 

Kizuka:

Pay 15 % of their income to the Kizuka community social account.

The account support people with handicaps, widows, old people, orphans.

Christmas/New year the team also give soap to the social account`s target groups.

Supporting a old man with payment of his insurance card, public health.

 

Cibitoke and Nadava:

Are new teams, and currently they are building up capital. When the two teams have a stable income, they will follow the same social system as Kamakara and Kizuka teams.

 

 

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IMAGINE BURUNDI TERIMBERE FOUNDATION

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