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World Toilet Day: How Lifewater is Helping End the Global Sanitation Crisis

Did you know it’s World Toilet Day this Sunday? That’s right: there is an entire day dedicated to toilets! What is World Toilet Day? In 2013, the United Nations officially…

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Gifts that Support a Cause: Give Water and Hope

Giving a charitable gift in honor of a friend or relative is a unique way to both help others and spread Christmas cheer. There are many different gifts that support…

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Lifewater’s Annual BBQ Raises Funds for Clean Water and Sanitation in Ethiopia

Lifewater’s annual BBQ was a big success. On a beautiful October evening, as the sun set over 370 people, we were reminded how much you care about this important work.…

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Rural Water Supply: How Local Water Committees Ensure Sustainability

Here at Lifewater, we are dedicated to seeing that access to safe water lasts through the generations. That’s why it’s imperative we continue to partner with people like Ayantu, to…

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CEO Update: Q3 2017 Impact Report

Grace and peace to you! I just got back this week from an incredibly productive, life-giving meeting with the Lifewater Board of Directors in the mountains of Arizona. We are…

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Lifewater Fall Newsletter 2017

Making All Things New What you’ll find in this issue: Your Impact: 89,719 People Served From 50 School Dropouts to 0 100+Baptisms in Uganda Kayaking For Clean Water

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Lifewater FY 2017 Annual Report

Grace and peace to you! Our FY 2017 Annual Report has just been released, and I’m excited to share results from what has been a record-setting year.

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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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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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