On Sunday 11th February 2018,
Lions Club of Mombasa Bahari handed over their
Thirteenth borehole in Vingazini Village in Kanamai in
Kilifi County This borehole was very generously donated
by Abid Kapadya and family from USA.
On arrival at the borehole, we were
welcomed with traditional songs and dances by the village
After a short introduction we were
entertained by the village children, parents and teachers.
Ms Pemela who is looking after
children whose parents cannot afford to educate them and some
who are orphans praised the donor together with the Club for
bringing water to the village.
She said that for them ‘Water is
She said that this borehole will serve
around 2000 people from her village and the nearby villages.
President, Lion Mwami Se-Mayama
welcomed all the members for coming for the handing over
He also showed gratitude to the
sponsor for their kind donation and told the village people to
look after the borehole and allow anyone to use it for free.
He said that they should not misuse it
and not to waste the water.
He also thanked Mr. John Karuiki for
sinking the borehole complete with the pump.
The village elders thanked the club,
especially the donors for the borehole.
They said that this borehole has
brought life to our village.
After the opening the borehole the
club handed packets of milk to all the children.
If you have seen a great cause in this
and wish to sponsor a borehole to change the lives of thousands
of people, contact us to find out more!