Total loan: $575

Houaisang Group

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Laos, , Lao PDR / Personal Use

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A loan helped to purchase TerraClear water filters so they can have access to safe drinking water.

Houaisang Group's story

Vanxay’s village sources much of their drinking water from local wells, streams, and collected rainwater. These sources of water are not safe to drink without treatment by boiling. Vanxay and his group are excited that the filter was available on a payment plan that made it much more affordable. Treating drinking water requires cash and time, which now he can shift to other pursuits. Vanxay and his village also understand the impact unsafe drinking water has on their family’s budgets.

The filter is guaranteed for four years. Within this four years, filter users like Vanxay’s family, identify there will be a substantial decrease in illness and associated medical costs.