Help Stop the Water Crisis

There is an urgent need for clean water and sanitation in schools around the world.
Your school can help.

Help to Others

H2O for Life’s service-learning opportunity is designed to engage, educate, and inspire youth to become responsible global citizens.

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Featured Update

Sometimes we feature updates about H2O for Life projects. We also like to showcase students and teachers who are engaging, educating, and inspiring youth to become global citizens.
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South Sudan School 1 (2017)
$5,289.17 raised (64%)
$8,250 pledged

Selected Update

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March 9

International Women’s Day

In honor of International Women's Day, a picture of Morgan G., Lyxie M. and Sarah S. These young women spoke about our project last week at the Stillwater Sunrise Rotary Club. They delivered a polished presentation and handled on-the-spot questions like pros!
 We have a busy spring of awareness raising and fundraising planned. We will enter a service learning photo contest, sponsor a school Penny War, speak at St. Paul Lutheran Church and host a Chipotle Night at the Stillwater Chipotle on May 16th. $2962 to go to meet this year's fundraising goal. We will do it!

Fundraising Ideas

From a school-wide walk for water to a classroom penny war, here are ten simple ideas to kickstart your H2O for Life project.
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Explore Our Curriculum

Whether you’re an elementary, middle, or secondary school teacher, we have lesson plans for you.
All of our curriculum is free.
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Projects in Need

H2O for Life has many projects available all around the world, but here are 3 projects that are most in need right now. View all.
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Lwabyata Secondary School


Lwabyata Secondary School is located in the dry cattle corridor of Nakasongola in Central Uganda.

$7,525 needed (88%)
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Mugumo Primary School

Kenya 297 beneficiaries

Mugumo Primary School is located in Daiga, Laikipia East District of Kenya. The school is approximately 10km from the nearest town, Nanyuki. Mugumo. Mugumo has a population of 297 students (145 boys & 152 girls) and 8 teachers (3 male and 5 female).

$8,350 needed (89%)
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Centro Educativo del Nivel Basico COPA Bombita

Dominican Republic 532 beneficiaries

The Centro Educativo del Nivel Basico COPA Bombita is a primary school located in the batey (impoverished sugarcane plantation town - see more info below under “batey”) of Bombita in the southwestern Dominican Republic, near the provincial capital of Barahona. This small school was founded in 1996 by the UK/Florida based organization, COPA (Community Partners Association). Although Bombita provides an excellent source of education, they do not have the means to provide healthy, potable water for their students to drink.

$9,700 needed (88%)