The Lifewater Blog

Stories, updates, and more from Lifewater. Learn about the water crisis and what you can do to help.

WHO Water Report: 2.1 Billion Lack Safe Water at Home

3 in 10 people worldwide don’t have access to safe water at home. 6 in 10 people, a full 4.5 billion, don’t have a safe place to go to the…

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New Water Project Beginning In Mayuge, Uganda

Join us as we begin a new water project to bring clean water, hygiene, and sanitation to more than 25,000 people in Mayuge, Uganda. More than half of the population…

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How a Village in Africa Solved Sanitation Issues with Healthy Homes

Sanitation issues deeply impact lives in Africa. In places like rural Uganda where Medi lives, only 17% of the population have access to improved sanitation. But people like Medi are…

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Safe Water Improves Education. Education Reduces Poverty.

Learn how one school in Ethiopia is experiencing firsthand how education reduces poverty, and how you can help other schools escape the cycle of poverty.

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Christy’s Story: Why I Give Monthly

Christy’s grandson was in the hospital with a deadly water-borne illness. Thankfully, his life was saved.

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Kids Helping Others: How Two Classrooms Made a Difference

There are kids helping others all over the world. Learn how kindergarteners in Brazil and 5th graders in California found creative ways to give safe water.

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Drilling Water Wells In Africa With A Deep Well Drill Rig

Lifewater has been drilling water wells in Africa for nearly 40 years. Help us reach rural parts of Ethiopia and drill deeper wells than we’ve ever drilled.

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Clean Water Fundraiser: Kalamazoo Mud Run

A clean water fundraiser can make a big impact in your community. Since 2012, the Kalamazoo Mud Run has served nearly 3,000 in Uganda with safe water.

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Charity Effectiveness Report: Our Most Successful Quarter Ever

Charity effectiveness is a key measure when choosing where to give. Our recent Impact Report demonstrates success in reaching the world’s most vulnerable.

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Lifewater Spring Newsletter 2017

In this issue of Lifewater Newsletter “The Source,” see how community hygiene opened new doors for one family, plus drilling wells deeper than ever before.

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