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Month: November 2016
What Would Your Life be Like Without a Toilet?
By: Rachel Peck, PWW Intern Stop for a minute. Think over your day up until this moment. How many times have you used the toilet. Three times? Five times? Often one of the first things we do in the morning and the last thing we do before going to bed, using the toilet is an Continue reading
Pure Water for the World Receives Chick-fil-A Foundation’s True Inspiration Award
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Pure Water for the World Receives Chick-fil-A Foundation’s True Inspiration Award Rutland, VT – November 16, 2016. The Chick-fil-A Foundation recently held its annual True Inspiration Awards contest. This is the third year the Chick-fil-A Foundation has granted the True Inspiration Awards, which were created to honor the legacy of S. Truett Continue reading
The Guilty Satisfaction of Traveling with Pure Water for the World
– Shared by Ian Williams, PWW Trip Volunteer There’s a little guilty satisfaction that comes over me each time I travel to another country on a Pure Water for the World trip. Am I doing it for them…or am I doing it for me? Perhaps it’s for both. I’m not going to dig a well Continue reading
Hurricane Matthew Response Update
Last month, Hurricane Matthew tore through the Caribbean, directly impacting the southern region of Haiti, causing devastating flooding and creating a relentless path of destruction to homes and livelihoods, as well as taking a reported 546 human lives. It left behind nearly $2 billion in damage (source: World Bank and Inter-American Development Bank) and a Continue reading
LA Music Collective Raises Money for Haiti Hurricane Relief
November 14, 2016 The Tribe, a collective of touring and session musicians and singers who perform concerts for various causes throughout Los Angeles, California, held a benefit concert on October 23, 2016 to raise money for children and families in Haiti who were impacted by the devastation caused by Hurricane Matthew earlier in the month. Pure Continue reading
Would you sacrifice your only income for safe water?
Jose Antonio Mejia, known as Toño to his neighbors in the community of El Boqueron, is a quiet and serious man. A 39-year old, hardworking father, Toño made the ultimate sacrifice this year…he gave up his job, the only money available to care for his family, so his children can have safe water. We have Continue reading