Building houses with RTU - a volunteer's story

My name is Shelby Poole. In the summer of 2013, I was one of a group of UK teenagers that travelled to Theni District in Tamil Nadu with Lasallian Projects, an organisation that supports small-scale, educational projects, usually in rural areas. We helped Reaching the Unreached build 10 new village houses, replacing existing shacks and huts to give families safe, secure homes.

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Wales Water in Sangareddykottai

In 2018 Roswitha Davies travelled to South India to see RTU's wonderful work in action. A highlight of my time there was a visit to the remote village of Sangareddykottai, where I witnessed the marvellous sight of a much-needed well being drilled at the local school. I and a group of fellow supporters in Wales raised funds for the project and it was a privilege to be with the villagers to see water spring from the new well. This is the diary of my eventful trip

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