|Vacunimata. Pres Petero and E Howard at bowery, built for hand over|
ceremony and decorated! Notice chairs for the missionaries!
|S Howard being presented with the lei made of fresh flowers!|
|Flower lei on top of shell necklace!|
|E & S Howard, with Pres. Petero ready for ceremony!|
|Pres Petero spoke in Fijian, so we don't know what he said.|
|Fans and hats were also presented to us along with brooms!|
These sisters were so thrilled to have water at their homes!
|This is everyone there that just got a tap for water. 8 families|
in all. The woman in pink w/fan was our connection. Every time
we went we spoke with her.
|Nacereyaga and Seaqaqa District School. The school has kids that|
live at the school during week (Hostel)They badly needed water
for washing and cooking etc. These kids sang the teeth brushing song.
|S Howard is passing out copies for clean water instructions!|
|Saivou. Held inside because of lots of rain. These are the ladies|
that have been sewing up a storm!
|Pres Petero at Saivou, his home village where he grew up.|
|Eleanor Gade's twins and friends. This is a small settlement|
that DRGrant has funded a water project for.
|Douglas couldn't be left out.|
|Everyone getting ready for Gade ceremony to start. They had built|
bowery and decorated it. Also had everyone had learned songs
and dances. All very festive! They have been trying to water from
a fresh water spring since 2008!! They are thrilled!!
|A fancy little girl presented scissors to cut the ribbons!|
|And turn on the water!! YEAH!!|
|They had gone to so much effort and are so thrilled and thankful!!|
|The kids getting ready to dance!|
|Dancing has started!|
|Everyone wanted to be involved! And all enjoyed themselves!!!|