Kelsey’s Bat Mitzvah in Tacoma, WA

Kelsey loves soccer and the Seattle Reign FC. After seeing the Reign’s documentary about their trip to Ethiopia with Water1st, Kelsey was inspired to help end the walk for water for Ethiopian girls her age who don’t have time to go to school. Kelsey’s goal was $1,500; she raised over $2,300! In June, Kelsey along with family […]

Addie from Troop 50680

Addie is a 4th grader in Seattle and a member of Girl Scout Troop 50680. Her troop participated in the Carry5 Walk for Water and that inspired Addie to do more. And wow did she ever do more! Addie sold over 2,500 boxes of Girl Scout cookies and donated the proceeds to Water1st. As you […]

Findley Elementary in Portland, OR

This spring, Ms. Buckley’s 3rd glade class at Finley Elementary in Portland spent four weeks studying how they can take action through aid, awareness, and activism. They decided to write an ABC book to raise awareness about the water crisis in Ethiopia. Students also raised $1,105 – mostly in pennies – to support solutions! Thank […]

9 year old Sophie is making Christmas gifts for water

Sophie is at it again! Eight year old Sophie, and her brother Max, have big hearts for people who need water. They have given their allowance and Sophie made shopping bags in exchange for donations to Water1st. Now they are making Christmas gifts – doll hats, doll scarves, and aprons – to raise money for new water systems and […]