For a long time, residents of Gaitumbi have suffered from acute water shortage to an extent of fetching with donkeys. The CDF intervened and funded the community water project. In the financial year 2014/2015 it has been allocated KES 3,000,000 for drilling and equipping of borehole (drilling borehole, purchase and installation of pump).The project aims at providing safe and clean water to the people of Gaitumbi and a long term solution to water shortages in the area.