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West Point Rotary aids in Haitian sanitation project
WEST POINT — Bathrooms and septic systems may not be the most pleasant topics of polite conversation, but did you know more than 2.5 billion people around the world lack access to adequate sanitation facilities? At least 3,000 children die each day from diarrheal diseases caused by unsafe water usually caused by contaminated water supplies. Cholera and polio are just two of the diseases carried by polluted water.