The Lifewater Blog

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

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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Safe Water Gave Baby Robira a Future

Like all mothers, Ayantu wanted her baby to be healthy and happy. But lack of access to safe water made life difficult for Ayantu and her baby boy, Robira.

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Matt Damon Water Project: Using Market Tools To Fund Safe Water

The Matt Damon water project has received a good amount of publicity recently. In addition to his partnership with Stella Artois, he recently appeared on National Public Radio’s Morning Edition with…

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40 Years of Safe Water: A Christian Non Profit Organization Success Story

2017 is a significant milestone for Lifewater; we’re celebrating four decades as an active Christian non profit organization. Forty years propelled by the love of Christ to reach more than 2.5 million…

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Improving Sanitation In Ethiopia: How Five Communities Became Healthy Villages

Sanitation in Ethiopia has a big impact on health. Five communities where Lifewater works have improved sanitation and been certified as Healthy Villages.

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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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