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Photo above: Children from the community of Zapote perform traditional dances at the celebration of their newly completed water system. Last week’s visit to Honduras was packed with activities and milestones. We are very proud to share the extraordinary work...
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TODAY IS WORLD WATER DAY! Take What You Love and Turn it into Water In honor of World Water Day we celebrate our supporters who have turned what they love into water! You have biked, run, climbed mountains, quilted, pledged...
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Thank you to the people of Ethiopia―especially our partner Water Action and the communities of Dawo Kara and Dima Jeliwan―for your gracious hospitality. Thank you for the delicious buna (coffee) and injera bread, and for opening your homes and sharing...
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The Water1st Ethiopia Water Tour departs February 12. Travelers, including Seattle Reign FC players and Water1st Global Fellows, will experience the water crisis firsthand and meet the people and projects we support. Seattle – Water1st International is excited to announce a new...
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We first met Hayden in 2007 when he was in kindergarten. He came into the office with his mom, Angele, to deliver the allowance he had saved up for Water1st. Hayden is now in 8th grade and an active member...
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Water1st-Beer2nd Ten years ago, a toast was made to the founding of Water1st — “To Water1st!”…which was followed by, “and Beer2nd!” “Hey,” we said, “that’s an event!” Since then, Water1st-Beer2nd events have been held in Seattle, Portland, San Francisco, and...
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Thank you to everyone who participated in our World Water Day celebration. We received over 400 photo and video entries! We learned that the Water1st community loves to spend time with their kids and pets, play sports, play music, read,...
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Share you picture (or video) and earn $1 for Water1st! For 1 billion people around the world, clean water is anything but easily available. Millions of women and children spend up to 5 hours a day collecting and carrying dirty...
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Water1st Presentations We’d love to involve your school, scout troop, place of worship, or company. To help generate momentum and participation in our upcoming Carry5 Walk for Water, we’re available to come talk to your group about the world water...
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Queen Anne Elementary’s 2nd grade classes learned about the global water crisis and the work of Water1st this spring. They kids shared stories about water with one another, and during music class, under Connor Desai’s leadership, took the stories and...
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Over 700 walkers of all ages carried water for 5 kilometers in solidarity with the 1 billion people around the world who still carry water every day. Together, walkers and their sponsors raised a record $102,000 – providing communities in...
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