Seign Beight is right on the sea shore. Not a good place for one of
The GOB has a Bze $12,000 program for a very small concrete
house which might be more suitable.
Alternatively, tell your folks in Seign Beight, to get the village
council chairman to check and see how many of these "roofs"
would be requested. Maybe, by combining other resources through
the Red Cross, for example, we may be able to get strong posts
and siding to complete these houses for folks in the Seign Beight
Area.They sure need the help. I might even be able to contact the
area representative. The request must come from the people of
If we had say, 10 to build, I believe we could persuade the
Mennonites to help. Or we just provide the roofing and lumber. (To a
suitable person who would see it is properly used.)
I know the village. It is very poor. I saw it after the hurricane.
Look, Get the village council chairman to poll his people. See how
many are required. Get an estimate of a wood cased in 16 X 24
House. Posts, siding etc. Lets see if the village chairman can get
this to me, and together we will try the Red Cross, Politicians etc. I
believe I could get the roof beams and zinc. Please emphasize that
we are providing a basic shelter which the family can build on.
Would that we could do more.