10 years ago, a toast was made…”To Water1st!” … “and Beer2nd!”

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 Chicago. This April, Seattle is going back to the early W1B2 years…at Hale’s Palladium! Join […]

2013 Portland Water1st-Beer2nd

THANK YOU, PORTLAND! October 4, 2013 – BridgePort Brewing Company Thank you for a fun and meaningful evening celebrating clean water and all that the Portland community has done to bring clean water to the world’s poorest. Great people, great energy! The event raised more than $31,000 for water projects. View photos

2012 Water 1st-Beer 2nd Chicago

Thank you, Chicago, for making the first Water 1st-Beer 2nd event such a fun evening in support of clean water. Two hundred guests enjoyed tasty beverages from Half Acre Beer Company, Founders Brewery, Lou Malnati’s pizza, music and dancing and a presentation about the work of Water 1st. More than $12,000 was raised for water […]

2012 Portland Water 1st Beer 2nd Fundraiser

Thank you, Portland! The 5th annual Water 1st-Beer 2nd event on October 5 raised more than $32,000! Guests enjoyed tasty BridgePort beverages and food, a silent auction featuring items from the countries where we work, and a presentation about the work of Water 1st.

2012 Water 1st–Beer 2nd Event Seattle

Thank you, Seattle, for making the 7th annual Water 1st-Beer 2nd event a success! Three hundred and twenty guests filled Seattle Center’s Fisher Pavilion on Friday, March 2, enjoying tasty beverages, food, live music and dancing, and raised $28,000 for clean water projects.