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Global Soap Project

What Happens To Used Bars Of Hotel Soap?

AP | Posted 04.18.2013 | Travel

WESTON, W.Va. -- What do hotels do with bars of soap that guests leave behind? Stonewall Resort in Lewis County is having them recycled. Stonewall an...

A Passion Driven Life With a Purpose

Derreck Kayongo | Posted 12.04.2012 | Impact
Derreck Kayongo

I arrived at my purpose with an unrivaled passion that ignored the critic of the unsuspecting number of friends who thought the concept of recycling soap was idiotic. We all have a purpose to some degree but many of us forget that the journey is the paved with passion.

It Only Takes One Person to Start a Movement

Maren Johnson | Posted 07.11.2012 | Teen
Maren Johnson

Four million people will die annually from intestinal diseases because of a lack of access to soap and clean water. While we take soap for granted, it's a luxury that's out-of-reach for many across the world.

Recycling 100 Tons of Hotel Soap to Keep Kids Healthier

Kristi York Wooten | Posted 01.14.2012 | Impact
Kristi York Wooten

Have you ever wondered what happens to all those little bars of soap in hotels?

Hilton Cleans Up Vulnerable Communities With $1.3 M In Soap Donation Project

The Huffington Post | Tara Kelly | Posted 01.11.2012 | Impact

When Derrek Kayongo realized how many lives could be saved from salvaging the soap his hotel threw out, the former Ugandan refugee decided he had to d...