Walk for Water Resources

LYON Assembly, Service Projects, Walk for Water

At the Nebraska Synod LYON Assembly this year, over 100 people are going to participate in an ELCA World Hunger Walk for Water learning experience.  Here are the resources to make this same event happen at home:

ELCA World Hunger Walk for Water Supply List

  1.  A track to walk around or 1.6 miles of empty road
  2. Signs, printed in color and mounted on foam core board
    W4W signs oval track
  3. Metal posts, to attach the signs to (could use folding chairs if doing this inside)
  4. Wire to attach the signs to the posts
  5. Enough servant companion packets of each color (6-7 people per group, 1 packet per group)
    W4W SC Black Group LYON 2015
    W4W SC Green Group LYON 2015
    W4W SC Orange Group LYON 2015
    W4W SC Red Group LYON 2015
  6. 2 mosquito nets (I used long lengths of tulle fabric)
  7. 3 – quart size canning jars
  8. Yellow food coloring
  9. 3 lidded 5 gallon buckets with holes cut in the lids
  10. Enough bottles of water for 3 per group at the Diarrhea station
  11. Hand Sanitizer
  12. Enough bottles of water for 1 per participant (or more if you wish)
    -or- have them bring water bottles and provide coolers of water
  13. 55 gallon drum to hold water
  14. Enough empty 5 gallon buckets for one per group

You can learn more about the ELCA World Hunger Effort here:
http://elca.org/walk4water

W4W well and paths

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