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Well installation

Imagine having to walk as far as 8 miles a day to retrieve bacteria infested water.  This was what life was like for the community living in Ilmarba prior to Westgate Church in Silicon Valley stepping in.  Keivan Tehrani is the Global Compassion Pastor for Westgate and Calvin Breed heads up the Westgate Water ministry.  Through donations of cans at Westgate, funding for the borehole and storage tanks was provided.  The transformation and quality of life for the Ilmarba Rescue Center and the surrounding community has been profound.