Navigation Links
Credit Card Processor CPN’s Water Filter Donation Reaches Haiti
Date:4/11/2013

Phoenix, AZ (PRWEB) April 11, 2013

CPN, a Phoenix-based credit card processing and merchant services company, today announced that its donation of water filters had been successfully delivered to villages in Haiti. The water filters had been delivered through LifeSaver USA and Eastern Virginia Medical School to hospitals and farmers in cholera-stricken areas. Four of the filters went to a hospital to improve patient access to clean water.

“We were delighted to hear our donation had the chance to touch so many lives,” said Patrick Hare, Digital Marketing Manager at CPN. “While we take clean water for granted here in the US, we should be aware that millions around the world are not as fortunate.”

CPN donated a total of 15 filters to the project. These filters feature an innovative “jerry can” design which resembles a fuel can. The filters operate manually so no electricity is required. These water filters are able to treat water which may come from rivers, wells, or untreated municipal sources. In rural areas with limited access to electrical power or advanced water systems, jerry can filters may be the only source of clean drinking water for residents.

According to one of the team members, the 15 filters were distributed in the following manner: ten of the filters went to the Village of Le Cambre, where many people had been lost to cholera in the past few years. Four filters are going to a hospital without clean water, and will be placed there by Midwives for Haiti. The last filter is going to farmers outside the village of Hinche, which currently only has access to river water.”

The water filters were donated by CPN through LifeSaver and distributed through Eastern Virginia Medical School (EVMS) as part of its many trips to Haiti. In addition to distributing the donated water filters, EVMS offers medical care to people who may not have access to facilities in places Port Au Prince, the nation’s capital. Following the devastating 2010 earthquake, much of Haiti’s infrastructure was destroyed and fatal waterborne illnesses like cholera became common.

About CPN:
CPN is a merchant services and credit card processing company with representatives throughout the United States of America. CPN offers discounted merchant account solutions, credit card terminals, and payment processing services to qualified customers. Additional services include payment gateways, check verification services, and merchant cash advance capabilities. For more information please visit CPNusa.com.

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/4/prweb10621180.htm.


'/>"/>
Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2012 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Related biology technology :

1. China Cord Blood Corporation Received AABB Accreditation
2. Masy Systems Now NVLAP Accredited To Perform RH Calibrations
3. Next Breath Receives ISO/IEC 17025:2005 Accreditation from the American Association for Laboratory Accreditation
4. Human Research Protection and Understanding the Landscape of AAHRPP Accreditation
5. Quest Diagnostics Clinical Trials Biorepository Accredited by the College of American Pathologists
6. Enviva Closes on $120 Million Senior Secured Credit Facility
7. Beike Earns AABB Accreditation for Cord Blood and Cord Tissue Banking
8. Sigma-Aldrich Corporation Announces New Credit Facility
9. Oxford Finance and Silicon Valley Bank Provide $15 Million Senior Credit Facility to NanoString Technologies
10. PharmAthene Secures $7.5 Million Credit Facility From GE Capital, Healthcare Financial Services
11. Oxford Finance Provides $15 Million Senior Secured Credit Facility to Private Equity Backed Healthcare Services Company
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:6/27/2016)... CLEVELAND , June 27, 2016  Global ... average 4.6 percent through 2020 to $7.2 billion.  ... (food and beverages, cleaning products, biofuel production, animal ... and biotechnology, diagnostics, and biocatalysts). Food and beverages ... gains driven by increasing consumption of products containing ...
(Date:6/27/2016)... ... 27, 2016 , ... Parallel 6 , the leading software as a ... Reach Virtual Patient Encounter CONSULT module which enables both audio and video telemedicine ... team. , Using the CONSULT module, patients and physicians can schedule a face to ...
(Date:6/27/2016)... 27, 2016   Ginkgo Bioworks , a leading ... was today awarded as one of the World ... world,s most innovative companies. Ginkgo Bioworks is engineering ... real world in the nutrition, health and consumer ... with customers including Fortune 500 companies to design ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... ... June 24, 2016 , ... Researchers at the Universita ... miRNAs in people with peritoneal or pleural mesothelioma. Their findings are the subject of ... now. , Diagnostic biomarkers are signposts in the blood, lung fluid or tissue ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
(Date:5/12/2016)... May 12, 2016 WearablesResearch.com , a ... the overview results from the Q1 wave of its ... wave was consumers, receptivity to a program where they ... a health insurance company. "We were surprised ... says Michael LaColla , CEO of Troubadour Research, ...
(Date:4/26/2016)... LONDON , April 26, 2016 /PRNewswire/ ... Systems, a product subsidiary of Infosys (NYSE: ... partnership to integrate the Onegini mobile security platform ... http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20151104/283829LOGO ) The integration ... security to access and transact across channels. Using ...
(Date:4/14/2016)... Israel , April 14, 2016 ... Authentication and Malware Detection, today announced the appointment of ... assumed the new role. Goldwerger,s leadership appointment ... on the heels of the deployment of its platform ... BioCatch,s behavioral biometric technology, which discerns unique cognitive and ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):