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THANK YOU, SEATTLE!

CARRY5 WALK FOR WATER
MAY 7, 2017 | SEATTLE CENTER FOUNTAIN

Want to donate to Carry5 or to an individual walker or a team?There’s still time!

On May 7th

700 people carried water for 5 kilometers

walking in solidarity with the 1 billion people around the world who still carry water every day.

Together, we raised $215,000

providing 2,867 people in Ethiopia, Honduras, Bangladesh, and Mozambique with clean water and a toilet FOR LIFE!

Congratulations!

High fives to our Water1st Youth Boards and the following individuals & teams for their extraordinary fundraising efforts!

Water 1st Carry5 Seattle 2017

Garfield High School, top fundraising team ($14,000) & winner of the 2017 Golden Jerry Can Award!

The Northwest School, all-time fundraising champion and Team With Most Walkers for more years than we can count.

The Northwest School, all-time fundraising champion and Team With Most Walkers for more years than we can count.

Some of the 60+ members of our high school and middle school boards.

Some of the 60+ members of our high school and middle school boards.

Whitman Middle School

Whitman Middle School Team & Lakeside Team members.

High School Board – Raised $43,098
Middle School Board – Raised $26,936

Top Individual Fundraisers:
Emily Piette – raised $4,605
Sophia Coco – raised $3,850
Abhijeet Sanga – raised $3,820
Rachel Anderson – raised $3,350
Freya Wiedemann – raised $3,140

Top Team Fundraisers:
Garfield High School – raised $13,951
Northwest School – raised $13,055
St. Anne Cares – raised $10,300
SAAS – raised $7,410
Lakeside – raised $6,230

Team with the Most Walkers:
Northwest School – 62 walkers

The following raised $750 or more (providing 10 people with water and toilets for life): Ben Austin, Olivia Benson-Gregory, Isabella Berard, Ava Berard, Herb Bergamini, Cece Brown, Mia Cerceo, Esther Chien, Gus Coluccio, Sophia Copeland, Cameron & Carolyn Davis, Ruby Desai, Audrey Donahue, Ghislaine Ederer, Carys Davis, Tessa Fier, Lena Friedman, Maddy Glanville, Caroline Hannah, Noah Hansot, Cheryl Hoffman Herzog, Elsa Kammereck, Sam Kirley, Ava Langstraat, Tiana Lee, Peter Lenz, Vivian Miller, Kirsten Morrison, Calvin Nilson, Melina Nilson, Larry & Betty Nilson, Priscilla & Dave Norling, Chris Piette, Mia Predmore, Owen Prentice, Ian Ragen, Amelia Roller, Mileena Ros, Mackenzie Sackett, Isabel Schmidt, Max Schoening, Lewis Schrock, Max Schrock, Carolyn Schrock, Caroline Smith, Sonja Washburn, Cecilia Whatley, and Ellie White.

PHOTOS:

2017 CARRY5 WALK FOR WATER

THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSORS:

In-kind sponsors:

LEARN WHY WE WALK

AROUND THE WORLD…

  • 200 million women & children spend up to 5 hours each day walking for water
  • 5 million girls cannot go to school because they are carrying water
  • 5,000 children die from water-related diseases every day
  • The world’s poor spend $30 billion each year treating preventable water-related illnesses

THE SOLUTION…

  • Water1st projects save lives & create opportunity.
  • Girls can go to school
  • Women can earn an income
  • Families begin to save money

THE PROBLEM
OUR SOLUTION

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RESOURCES:

FUNDRAISING HELP OR HOST YOUR OWN CARRY5

Planning your Carry5 Walk (PDF)
Carry5 pledge form (PDF)
Walk for Water signs/messages (PDF)
Sample Carry5 poster (PDF)
Sample fundraising letter (DOC) | (PDF)
Fundraising ideas (PDF)
LemonAID sign (PDF)
Seattle Carry5 Walk Poster (PDF)

WATCH OUR CARRY5 VIDEO:

For more information about Carry5, contact Zoe at 206.297.3024 or zoe@water1st.org.