Welcome to Building Blocks Foundation

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 Facts:

  • An estimated 2.6 billion people lack access to adequate sanitation globally.
  • In Africa, 115 people die every hour from diseases linked to poor sanitation, poor hygiene and contaminated water.

Mission:

Building Blocks is a Peoples driven initiative, devoted at enhancing both tangible and intangible growth. Our mission is to enhance a sense of ownership and responsibility. This is achieved through a process in which residents in a specific area are expected to facilitate in building their own toilets, this includes contribution of a quoted amount by each member of the community and  human capital  for the construction of the toilets. Moreover, through our workshops we  encourage will-power, independence  and  enhance community potential.

Vision:

To restore the dignity of South Africans through sanitation

To reach out to all corners of Alexandra, South Africa and the entire Africa in the nearest future.

To encourage Communities across  South Africa to embrace a "DO IT YOURSELF" attitude

 

 "Although we take it for granted, sanitation is a physical measure that has probably done more to increase human life span than any kind of drug or surgery"



 

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