Wells

  • The way that a Shallow Well is funded visually represents the horizontal partnership between the villagers and donors. MMM only provides what the villagers can’t. Their involvement creates a sense of ownership and responsibility. So, what is the breakdown exactly? Read more about it here…

  • The Well building process takes roughly two weeks once the materials have been gathered. The village provides most of the unskilled labor while an MMM-trained builder makes sure that the well is built to the proper specifications…

  • The most important part of the entire well process is maintaining it once it’s installed. This responsibility falls to the community, but MMM ensures that there is an infrastructure of maintenance people to repair the well should it break down…