Seattle

WE WALK SO THEY DON'T HAVE TO

SUNDAY, MAY 6, 1:00PM | SEATTLE CENTER FOUNTAIN

Carry water for 5 kilometers in solidarity with the 1 billion people who still lack access to clean water.

WALK WITH US

$15/person
$25/person (day of the walk)
Children under 5 free
Carry5 T-shirt included

Questions about registration or donations, contact Zoe at 206.297.3024 or via email.

FORM A TEAM

Rally your family and friends—from your school, workplace, scout troop, sports team, place of worship—to walk with you. Individual walkers are welcome too.

FORM A TEAM
(Select “Register” and the “Form a Team” option will appear.)

ADVOCATE & FUNDRAISE

Raise money for water and sanitation projects in Honduras, Bangladesh, Ethiopia, and Mozambique.

Every $85 you raise provides one person with clean water and a toilet FOR LIFE.

INTERESTED IN BEING A WALK SPONSOR?

Sponsors will be listed on Carry5 T-shirts, walk signage throughout Seattle Center, event communications, our website, and more!
Sponsorship Levels & Benefits
Sponsorship Form

Contact Zoe via email or call 206.297.3024.

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

WATCH OUR CARRY5 VIDEO

FUNDRAISING HELP

or HOST YOUR OWN CARRY5

Planning your Carry5 Walk (PDF)
Carry5 pledge form (PDF)
Walk for Water signs/messages (PDF)

Sample letter (DOC) | (PDF)
Fundraising ideas (PDF)
LemonAID sign (PDF)
Seattle Carry5 Walk Poster (PDF)

2017 CARRY5 WALK FOR WATER

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!

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

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

Team with the Most Walkers:
Northwest School – 62 walkers

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

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.