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Renovations Wurupong Health Center Ghana 2016-2018

GG1530003 Model Project for Ghana-renovating & refurbishing Wurupong Health POST into HEALTH CENTER

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Funded by Rotary Grant




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Detailed description

Rotary Clubs of Oak Ridge & Accra took the challenge "Model Project for Ghana" & utilized GG 1530003 & over $500,000.00 worth of donated medical supplies & medications & contributions to renovate, refurbish & stock the Wurupong Health Post (originally First Aid Station built 1954) where babies are delivered & simple first aid care given by midwives to the standards for a Rural Health Center set by the Regional Directorate! Bore hole dug for running water to clinic & new bathroom. Septic tank dug; 8 flushing toilets, 2 sinks, 2 showers installed. All electrical wiring replaced-existing was fire hazard & new lights inside & out, fans, switches. Roof leaked fixed,all floors concreted then the terrazzo tile placed. Porches repaired & ramp made, New louver windows & screens placed.All walls repaired & painted. Large room remodeled; termites removed. Skertens, corner protectors, exam tables, mattresses, diagnostic & medical supplies & equipment , tables& chairs added.New Medical Records Room

International, Disease prevention and treatment

Ghana

07 July 2016

21 June 2019

Club Foundation, Rotary Grant

Oak Ridge, TN, USA (Rotary Club)
Accra, Accra, Ghana (Rotary Club)

Dr. Elaine M. Bunick, Oak Ridge | contact

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Engagement Tracker

Total volunteer hours
532
Hours
Number of volunteers
71
People
Total cash contributions
15,000
USD
Total in-kind contributions
500,200
USD