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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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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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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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Lifewater Adopts Child Protection Policy

Official policy makes vulnerable children safer.   This month Lifewater adopted an official Child Protection Policy that aims to keep vulnerable children safe. The policy, which applies to Lifewater staff…

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Lifewater BBQ Raises Funds to Serve Seven Villages

It takes a village… to help seven more!   On Saturday, October 15, over 300 people gathered at the first Lifewater BBQ Fundraising Dinner and Auction. The event raised enough…

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Lifewater Launches New Field Office in Bensa, Ethiopia

Office to support a three-year program serving over 50,000 people.   Beginning in October, Lifewater’s new office and dedicated staff in Bensa, Ethiopia will facilitate new programs in the region.…

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Lifewater Fall Newsletter 2016

Bringing Hope to Hard Places. What you’ll find in this Issue: One couple’s unexpected journey from California to Ethiopia. How a Ugandan woman kept her promise. Because of you, Mako…

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Lifewater Mourns with Ethiopians as Tragedy Strikes

Bishoftu, Ethiopia – On October 2, 2016 millions of Oromo people gathered from around the country to celebrate the end of the rainy season in an annual festival called Irreecha,…

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Lifewater Receives Recognition From Ethiopian Government

Southern district honors accomplishments in community WASH development. Administrators and community development representatives from the southern Bule Hora District officially recognized Lifewater’s effectiveness in the Borena Zone to help families,…

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One Village at a Time: Lifewater’s FY 2016 Annual Report

For nearly 40 years, Lifewater has served vulnerable children and families in distress with the most basic gift of safe water and sanitation. Here’s what we accomplished last year.

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