25 clean water hand pump wells and 8 tube wells handed over to 170 water-deprived families in Kampong Cham and Kratie


On September 08, 2019, the Cambodian Muslim Media Center, led by H.E Sles Nazy, Advisor to the Ministry of Information and the president, handed over 25 clean water hand pump wells and 8 tube wells that funded from the Zakat Foundation of America to 170 water-deprived families with the estimated 870 people live in Toul Sambuo commune, Steng Trang district, of Kampong Cham province and another Raluos Meanchey commune, Sambo district of Kratie province.

In the occasion of handing over the wells, H.E Sles Nazy said that the wells were a fundraiser by our generous man in the United States, so after you got them, let’s take care of them for long term usage. He continued that to stay healthy by eating boiled water and engaging in growing vegetables and vegetables around the well for the benefit of the community and maintaining these achievements in the long term.

He also advised all villagers to send their children to school so that they can be good children, good students, and good citizens. On behalf of the villagers who benefit from this water, wells expressed their deepest gratitude and thanks to donors and Zakat Foundation of America through Cambodian Muslim Media Center for their invaluable and generous donations. This is our commitment to preserving these achievements for the long term in the future.