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Can this Startup Help Solve Global Dehydration?

Jason Choi | Posted 10.25.2016 | Impact
Jason Choi

When Brandin Cohen injured his shoulder as a golfer at Loyola Marymount University, it turned out to be just the start he was looking for as an entrep...

Make Every Day Water Day

Morée Scofield | Posted 05.20.2015 | Impact
Morée Scofield

In Haiti, 3.5 million people lack access to safe water. For most families, it is the responsibility of the women and children to find and collect it. Haiti is not unique in this tradition: Women and children from around the world collectively spend 140 million hours walking more than three miles to collect water each day.

WATCH: This Former Pro Surfer Is Working To Bring The World Clean Water

The Huffington Post | James Gerken | Posted 05.05.2014 | Green

"Do what you love and help along the way." That's the message of Waves For Water, a nonprofit organization that emerged from the surfing community....

The Reason Why I Became An Activist

Rebekah Bolser | Posted 03.26.2014 | Teen
Rebekah Bolser

When you look past the numbers to see how it benefits every aspect of society, water becomes so much more than water. It becomes opportunities for women, it becomes an education and it becomes a gateway to a career.

WASH in Schools: The Happiness Factor

John Sauer | Posted 07.14.2013 | Impact
John Sauer

As former UNICEF director Carol Bellamy said, "Safe water and sanitation are essential to protect children's health and their ability to learn at school. In this sense, they are as vital as textbooks to a child's education."

Going with the FLOW to Achieve Impact

Keri Kugler | Posted 09.23.2013 | Impact
Keri Kugler

If we really want to reach everyone with water and sanitation that will last forever, services must be monitored. While at first glance, Akvo FLOW might seem like another mobile application, in reality it has the potential to help solve the global water crisis.

EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: Can We Ignore The Cost Of 'Hidden Water'?

The Huffington Post | James Gerken | Posted 04.22.2012 | Green

What is the true cost of the water we use everyday? As the short video above explains, much of our water usage can come from the "hidden water" th...

A Passover Call To Help Nourish Hungry Children Of The World

Caryl M. Stern | Posted 06.07.2012 | Impact
Caryl M. Stern

As we gather at our Passover tables and consider the feast ahead of us, let us take the injunction, "All who are hungry, let them come and eat," to heart. Give to help the world's vulnerable children. It will make your Seder even more meaningful.

For Africa, Water Is Life

Joaquim Chissano | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Joaquim Chissano

Across Africa, a third of us have no access to clean water, and almost two-thirds have no access to clean sanitation, causing widespread suffering from malaria, typhoid, dysentery and other diseases.