IT’S WORLD WATER DAY! Take What You Love & Turn it into Water

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 your birthdays and bar mitzvahs, baked, and sold lemonAID. What do YOU love? The Sellars […]

Water1st International & Seattle Reign FC Form Partnership to Reduce Water Access Challenges for World’s Poorest

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 partnership with professional women’s soccer team Seattle Reign FC. In addition to announcing the new partnership, Water1st […]

Water1st Founder named SELF Magazine 2013 WOMEN DOING GOOD Honoree

Marla Smith-Nilson, founder and executive director of Water 1st, has been selected as a SELF Magazine 2013 WOMEN DOING GOOD Honoree. SELF magazine called Smith-Nilson ‘The Lifesaver’ for her work bringing water and sanitation solutions to developing countries. Other honorees include musician Shakira and celebrity chef Padma Lakshmi. Honorees are selected because they are changing […]