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Jerome Active Water 5K Runs for Clean Water

Five years ago, Ryan Horner started the Jerome Active Water 5k, a running and walking race that his family puts on in their hometown of Greentown, Indiana. As his younger…

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Clean Water Changes Student’s Lives In Ethiopia

Water With A Mission helps provide clean water to students in Ethiopia.   With a tagline, “Change your water, change your world,” Water With A Mission (WAMI) is making good…

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Mohawk Paper Carries News About Safe Water

Industry leader in fine paper donates product to help the poor get safe water and sanitation.   Mohawk Paper, makers of fine paper and envelopes for four generations, has donated…

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Donate Your Birthday Update

A special message for our Birthday fundraisers.   This year, you chose to use your birthday to help others and here’s what happened: At the Gutu Primary School in West…

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California Couple Journeys to East Africa to Bring Clean Water

This past June, Bob and Cindy joined a team of 13 other Lifewater advocates in a climb for clean water.   Six years ago, if you had asked Bob and…

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Two Central Coast Businesses Partner to Build Well in Africa

Doc Burnstein’s Ice Cream Lab and For Good Co. turn profits into clean water. Doc Burnstein’s Ice Cream Lab and For Good Company worked together to help a community in…

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Cambodia Team Funded to Begin Work

Donors generously respond to fund office equipment and transportation for the newly launched field team.   Lifewater program manager, San Veasna, is much more mobile than he used to be.…

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8 Ways to Meet Your Birthday Fundraising Goal

It’s not hard to get people to give for your birthday, and we guarantee that you will be surprised and excited about those who give you the best birthday gift…

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Victory Life Church Helps Ethiopians Get Safe Water Well

Church-based running team helps raise money for African community.   Runners from Victory Life Church in Battle Creek, Michigan helped provide safe water, improved sanitation, and hygiene education for a…

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StreamKey Serves Communities Worldwide with Water

Ohio-based water and wastewater systems specialists bring water and sanitation to communities in Africa. StreamKey, an integrated solutions provider for residential and commercial water and wastewater systems in the Midwest,…

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