The Lifewater Blog

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How a Water Non Profit Organization is Changing Lives in Ethiopia

Together with Lifewater, families like Elemo and Medina’s find solutions that their whole community can participate in and own.

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Lifewater Winter Newsletter 2017

In this issue of Lifewater Newsletter “The Source,” see how one boy turned WASH principles into a small business, remember Lifewater founder Bill Ashe, plus take a look back at 2016.

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How Community Hygiene Opened New Doors for Business

As people began to work toward Healthy Homes and better community hygiene, Robert saw an opportunity to use his skills to both provide for his family and help his community move toward better health together.

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Safe Water and Sanitation for 900 in Cambodia

Our new program in in the Svay Leu district of Cambodia launched last summer; safe water and sanitation is now coming to the villages where we serve.

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Lifewater Raises Awareness on National Sanitation Day in Cambodia

Every November, Cambodia celebrates National Sanitation Day to promote improved sanitation for all people. Lifewater in Cambodia joined in the celebrations with more than 200 people, gathered at Rohal Primary…

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Community Facilitators

These local heroes are good neighbors. Sometimes heroes look just like the person next door. Sometimes the hero is the person next door. Community Facilitators (CFs) in Ethiopia are people who have…

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One Thousand Healthy Homes

**As part of Lifewater’s Vision of a Health Village strategy for sustainable change, field staff work with families to certify Healthy Homes in remote villages that formerly lacked access to…

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Students Helping Students Get Safe Water

H2O For Life and Lifewater connect schools around the world. For nearly five years Lifewater has worked with H2O For Life to connect students in North America with students in…

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Celebrating the life of our Founder, William A. Ashe

William A. Ashe 1931-2016 Service, Sacrifice, and Safe Water “But in your hearts revere Christ as Lord. Always be prepared to give an answer to everyone who asks you to…

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Don’t just say Blessed today. Do it.

Can we be honest for a minute? “Blessed” is a word that we hear or might even say. It’s often a word people use to describe themselves and sometimes it…

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