Mandate & Objectives
Water for life, one of ICNA Relief Canada’s largest Projects, aims to support clean water projects in poverty-stricken areas of the world, including India, Pakistan, and East Africa.
By the end of 2023, we hope to distribute over $1 million towards water projects around the world. Moreover, our goal is to increase awareness, and continue to invest in long-term initiatives to help make communities independent in regard to water consumption, irrigation, and feeding livestock.
Facts & Figures
As of 2020, ICNA Relief Canada has built over 1000 water wells in India, Pakistan, and East Africa since 2016, in addition to 4 community water projects established in parts of Somalia that have benefited over 1 million people and their livestock.
In 2019 alone, ICNA Relief Canada invested over $470,000 to clean water projects in Somalia, Pakistan, and India to provide over 1 million people with the necessary access to clean water and healthy sanitation facilities, facilities they would not have had access to without these life-changing projects.
With your generous support, we have begun constructing another community water project in Somalia, as well as 300 water wells in Pakistan and India. Through the development of shallow water wells, solar-powered water pumps, and water wells in these poverty-stricken areas, millions of people will have access to clean water right outside their homes.
Donate Complete Water Well
Besides donating to our Water for Life program through our donation page, you can also sponsor the building of an entire well, which starts at $1500. Our full list of well options is as following:
Once you’re ready to proceed, please follow the steps below:
Step 1: Select a Water Project
Step 2: Make the Donation
Make the donation for the amount of the project you wish to sponsor.
- Donate via the appropriate Donation Button (Credit Card Required) on our secure website OR
- Donate via Cash, Cheque or Money Order. Make Cheques payable to “ICNA Relief Canada.”
- Memo: Water for Life Project (Plus Project Name and Location).
- Drop Off Cash / Mail Cheque to one of our Offices. Please do NOT Mail Cash.
IMPORTANT: If donating via our website, please email us a copy of the Automated “Donation Acknowledgement Receipt” you will promptly receive at the email address you provided to us during the online donation process. Please forward a copy of this Automated “Donation Acknowledgement Receipt” to: firstname.lastname@example.org. If you don’t receive the automated receipt, please check your Junk (or Bulk) Mail Folder or contact us with your donation details.
Step 3: Provide Names for Name Plaque (Optional):
If you wish to add a Donor/Sponsor Name on the Name Plaque which will be placed on the completed project site, please email us the Complete Name at the time you make the donation.
Important Notes: You must sponsor the complete project (full amount) to have the option of specifying a name for Name Plaque. A Name Plaque will be placed at each Fully Sponsored Project location. A Maximum of 25 Characters (including spaces) or ideally a maximum of a 3 to 4 Word Name on each Name Plaque (due to limited space). Plaque specifications vary from project to project and are decided on by the local implementing partner.
(Examples: Generously Donated by (or Donated On Behalf Of): “Mohammed Abdul Salam” or “M. AbdulSalam Family” or “(Late) M. AbdulSalam”).
Step 4: Feedback and D'uaa:
Make D’uaa (prayers) for our team who work hard to make these projects possible and provide us with any constructive feedback so we can keep improving.
The Project(s) take around 6-9 months to complete, In Shaa Allah (God Willing).
Pictures of the completed project can be shared with donors upon request (a follow up email is welcome in 8 months’ time in case you don’t hear from us).
Please don’t hesitate to contact us should you have ANY questions or wish to discuss specific requirements. Email us at email@example.com or call us at +1 905-997-8777 Ext. 225 (Toll Free: +1 844-997-8777).
How Can I Receive Further Information On This Project?
In order to receive further information or details on this initiative, please contact us directly. You may find our contact information here.
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