The Lifewater Blog
Stories, updates, and more from Lifewater. Learn about the water crisis and what you can do to help.
In the Southern Nations, Nationalities and Peoples’ Region (SNNRP) of Ethiopia, more than 18 million people face some of the highest water scarcity and water-borne disease rates in the world.…Read the Story
In eastern Uganda, vulnerable people like Rachel Kisakye are working hard to make safe water, sanitation, and hygiene a reality in their lives. A wife, mother, and farmer overcoming water poverty, Rachel lives as though all things are possible, and she continues to bless others with her quiet, hero’s journey.Read the Story
When you think about the adventure of a lifetime, climbing the tallest mountain in Africa might come to mind. Over 19,000 feet tall, with some of the most beautiful scenery…Read the Story
How does clean water fit into your morning routine? In Ethiopia, morning routines include walking long distances and collecting clean water for use and consumption. For one family overcoming the…Read the Story
This past month, the John F. and Mary A. Geisse Foundation generously granted Lifewater $75,000 for a WASH Sustainability Pilot Program in East Africa. The grant will further Lifewater’s work…Read the Story
Have you ever wondered how many creative ways there are to make a clean water donation? We’ve seen all sorts of fundraising efforts–everything from kayaking to beard-growing to lemonade stands.…Read the Story