Sathankuppam, Tamil Nadu

This school with its 300 children, also includes 100 resident orphans.  There were insufficient toilets and water, and the situation was very difficult, especially for some of the older girls.  This project included providing WCs suitable for disabled children, ecosan units, personal washing rooms, communal washing area, rainwater harvesting tank and a water tower.

This project at a glance

  • Location: Tamil Nadu, India  see on map
  • Population: 300 children
  • Main occupation of villagers: n/a
  • Project start date: Spring 2006
  • Length of project: 12 months
  • Provided: Separate boys and girls school ecosan with washing areas; Rainwater harvesting tank; Water tower
  • Funded by: Private donor
  • Support from: Bless