Togo, West Africa
In Lomé, Togo, Global Grace sponsors a local orphanage that houses about 65 children. The orphanage is called Orphelinat Chealeb and it is located in the northern part of Lomé, in a neighborhood called Adétikopé. The children at the orphanage do not have access to clean water nor standard medical supplies. Global Grace provided two Waves for Water filters for the orphanage. Each filter can filter up to one million gallons of water. Additionally, Global Grace purchased medical supplies for the children including treatment for malaria; fever, vomiting, or diarrhea; treatment for worms & parasites; and treatment for cold, flu, or sinus conditions.
Orphanage in Lome, Togo
Left: unsanitary, Right: filtered