Honduras

Pure Water for the World – Since 2012

Through our partnership with Pure Water for the World, we provide over 2,000 uniforms to children at nine different schools in the Municipality of Trojes, El Paraiso, Honduras.

Key Statistics
  • Honduras has the highest crime rate in the world; an intentional homicide of 86 per 100,000. In the US it is 4.8 per 100,000
  • Only 65% of children are enrolled in secondary school
  • School is subsidized by the state until the 5th grade, but many families cannot afford the cost of uniforms and supplies
  • Girls are often leave before secondary school to work
  • Average years of schooling: 4.8
  • 23.8% of children drop out before finishing primary school