Transforming Lives with Water

The Georgie Badiel Foundation focuses on providing access to clean water and sanitation to the people of Burkina Faso, and developing solutions for future generations.

Our Achievements

Since 2015, the Georgie Badiel Foundation has been transforming communities in Burkina Faso with our mission. We are proud of what we have accomplished and we need your support to continue.

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We have built 5 life-giving wells enabling local communities to have access to clean water.
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We have built 10 toilets in Reo Application School so that students can have access to sanitation facilities.
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We have restored 20 wells which provide clean water to 20 villages and school.
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We have trained and educated 50 women to restore, maintain and service their villages’ wells.
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We have educated over 600 students on basic hygiene practices to promote good health.
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We have planted 1,050 trees in the Tanguin Dassouri, to provide future generations with shade, fruit and halt desertification.

Get Involved!

The Georgie Badiel Foundation is transforming lives by providing  basic needs of clean water and sanitation facilities. Join us in empowering the lives of so many people affected by desertification and lack of access to water today.

The Water Princess

The Water Princess is an award-winning children’s book co-authored  by Georgie Badiel and Susan Verde and illustrated by Peter H. Reynolds. Named to the New York Public Library’s list of Best Picture Books for 2016, “The Water Princess” is based upon Georgie’s childhood. The reader learns of Gie Gie’s daily journey for water with her cousins and grandmother which led one day to Georgie starting the Georgie Badiel Foundation.

To purchase a copy, click on the image above 

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