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Well drilled for students in Uganda

Posted by Steve Hall on January 14

Ogom Telela Primary School, located in Ogom Telela Village, Pader District, Ogom Sub-County, had no source of safe water. There is a well at a health center where the students would fetch water, but the lines are long and it is a 2 km walk from the school. The school urgently needed its own water […]

San Juan de Pablo project complete

Posted by Steve Hall on March 3

Check out the new handwashing station these students at San Juan de Pablo now have access to while at school! We believe all people deserve clean water, safe sanitation, and the knowledge to sustain it for future generations. Our implementing partner, El Porvenir, partners with the people of Nicaragua so that they can build a […]

Lydia Middleton’s Candy Gram Fundraiser is a BIG success! 

Posted by Mitchell LeGrand on March 10

Lydia Middleton Elementary School has once again gone above and beyond what they hoped to accomplish with their H2O for Life service-learning project this school year. Despite the difficulties of the pandemic, the students in all three 4th-grade classes managed to raise even more than they did last year for their partner school. We want […]

Safe Water for Excel Students

Posted by Steve Hall on March 18

Thank you for bringing safe water to ⁠Excel Junior School, Mbirizi Village, Uganda! Before: For the students and staff at Excel Junior School, the single most needed school supply is clean water. Every day, children make the 15 minute walk through dense vegetation and along steep pathways to collect drinking water from a run-off pit […]

Celebrate World Water Day By Becoming a Water Guardian!

Posted by Nick Coughlin on March 19

World Water Day is Monday, March 22, 2021. No matter where you live in the world, from Minnesota to Mumbai, water plays a vital role in the health and well being of your community. The Water Guardians program takes students on a journey down the vital and vibrant Mississippi River from its headwaters to the […]

St. Aloysius project complete!

Posted by Steve Hall on March 19

Thank you for bringing safe water to ⁠St. Aloysius Gonzaga Primary School, Kajjalubanda, Uganda! Before: With more than 600 school children and 200 community members relying on the surface water of a single runoff pit, the students and staff of St. Aloysius Gonzaga Primary School are in desperate need of a safe and reliable source […]

Why We Walk: Laura Skubic

Posted by Nick Coughlin on March 22

In honor of Earth Day on April 22nd, H2O for Life has teamed up with Waterboys to bring you the 2021 Virtual Walk for Water! We hope to raise $10,000 to support water, sanitation, and hygiene education projects around the world, and we’re inviting you to join us by creating your own fundraiser as part […]

Why We Walk: Judy Onufer

Posted by Nick Coughlin on March 29

In honor of Earth Day on April 22nd, H2O for Life has teamed up with Waterboys to bring you the 2021 Virtual Walk for Water! We hope to raise $10,000 to support water, sanitation, and hygiene education projects around the world, and we’re inviting you to join us by creating your own fundraiser as part […]

Wavoka Project Complete

Posted by Steve Hall on April 5

Wavoka Primary School in Kenya now has access to a new source of safe, clean water thanks to the completion of their rain tank, which has the ability to collect 75,000 liters of water! We installed new latrines and handwashing stations for students, and we trained the school on improved sanitation and hygiene practices, including […]

Why We Walk: Mitchell LeGrand

Posted by Nick Coughlin on April 5

In honor of Earth Day on April 22nd, H2O for Life has teamed up with Waterboys to bring you the 2021 Virtual Walk for Water! We hope to raise $10,000 to support water, sanitation, and hygiene education projects around the world, and we’re inviting you to join us by creating your own fundraiser as part […]

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