Posts Tagged ‘clean water’

Sign up for the Global 6K on May 4, 2019

Post a Comment » Written on December 6th, 2018     
Filed under: Global 6k for Water, News & Updates
Tags: , , , ,
By Sara Blomgren, Serve Globally intern

After great success in last year’s Global 6K, we are excited to announce that this year, the 6K will be on May 4, 2019 and registration is now open!

The Global 6K for

Report This Post



Running the Race of Faith

By Christine Tharseo

When my pastor first showed us a clip of the Global 6K back in February, she asked for help to make this event happen at our church. I immediately was drawn to being part of the 6K

Report This Post



The Moment God Called Me to Run a Marathon


Photo by Gideon Tsang

In all honesty, I did not expect to be here. Writing my story about how God called me to run a marathon. (Seriously, did I just write that? Gulp.)

I never thought God would call ME

Report This Post



180,000+ Immunizations Administered – and More in the Winter 2018 Report

 

Covenant Kids Congo celebrates several wonderful achievements highlighted in the new CKC Winter 2018 Report. Here’s a glimpse of what’s happened through your faithfulness and the work of our amazing partners in Congo.

  • 180,310 important, potentially life-saving immunizations have

Report This Post



A Triumphant Entry: Clean Water Comes to Merveille’s Neighborhood

Merveille fills her jug with clean water

Merveille, age 12, and her family used to collect drinking water from the murky waters of a local brook. As a result, Merveille often got sick from the contaminated water.

“I suffered bellyaches because of the bad water qualities, and

Report This Post



Get Ready for the Global 6k!

Every day, women and children in Congo walk through intense heat to collect contaminated water that could make them sick. This year, you can come alongside our sisters and brothers there – to walk the Global 6k in solidarity, while

Report This Post



Bokonzo Water System Serves Thousands

1 Comment » Written on July 20th, 2017     
Filed under: Ground Update, News & Updates, Travel
Tags: , , , ,
By Covenant missionary Pete Ekstrand

Bokonzo water kiosk

Recently I joined the Covenant Kids Congo team on their visit to the expanded and renewed Bokonzo water system. Thanks to CKC powered by World Vision for renewing this critical water source for the Bokonzo,

Report This Post



Water access adds unexpected benefits

Post a Comment » Written on April 17th, 2017     
Filed under: Ground Update, News & Updates, Travel
Tags: , , , , ,

A nearby water kiosk holds more than the usual health, household, and education-related benefits for Mama YuYu and her family of seven.

Mama YuYu lives in Gemena, and has trained for and earned the rank of water kiosk officer in

Report This Post



How Two Well Systems and Capped Springs Provide Clean Water for 24,000 People

By Lars Anderson, Serve Globally Intern

Bernadette and her husband, Serge Jackson, can watch their children grow up healthy thanks to a nearby kiosk supplying clean water from a deep water well system. In a remote area of DR Congo

Report This Post



Clean Water for Congo: One Family’s Story of Transformation

Bernadette_family_congo

When Bernadette wants to collect water for her family, she picks up her jug and walks a few minutes away to a kiosk. There, clean water sprays from a faucet, pouring out until it fills up her jug all the

Report This Post



Report This Blog