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LOS ANGELES (June 14, 2018) – Water For People, an international nonprofit working to provide lasting quality water and sanitation services, celebrates its 10-year partnership with AECOM, a premier, fully integrated global infrastructure firm. For 10 years, the partnership has promoted the development of safe drinking water and reliable sanitation services accessible to Everyone Forever…

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DENVER, April 13, 2018 – Water For People, an international non-profit working to provide lasting quality water and sanitation services, is pleased to announce that its CEO, Eleanor Allen, has been appointed to the Board of Directors at Parametrix – an engineering, planning and environmental services firm with offices throughout the western U.S. Eleanor Allen,…

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March 22, 2018 – From World Water Day, March 22, 2018 through Earth Day, April 22, 2018, people around the world are invited to take part in a social media movement called Raise It Forward. Simply by raising a glass of anything, adding the hashtag #RaiseItForward, mentioning @WaterForPeople and @AbsolutElyx, Absolut Elyx will contribute one…

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DENVER, CO (January 9, 2018) – Water For People, a global nonprofit working to provide access to improved water and sanitation systems and services in nine countries, is pleased to welcome Samson Bekele as Regional Director for Africa and Daniel Oporto as Regional Director for Latin America. “We are honored to welcome these two accomplished individuals…

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DENVER, CO (January 4, 2018) – Water For People, a global nonprofit working to provide access to improved water and sanitation systems and services in nine countries is pleased to welcome Beatriz Bonnet, John Eckstein, and Irene Lofland to the Board of Directors. “Water For People is honored to welcome these three accomplished individuals to our…

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DENVER, CO (September 20, 2017) – Colgate-Palmolive (India) Limited, the market leader in Oral Care, in partnership with the nonprofit organisation Water For People India Trust, launched its Amravati Water initiative today in the Amravati District of Maharashtra. This program is an expansion of Colgate’s partnership with Water For People after their successful collaboration in Bihar…

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DENVER, CO (August 17, 2017) – Eleanor Allen, P.E., BCEE – CEO of Water For People – was awarded by the Water Environment Federation (WEF) the prestigious 2017 WEF Fellows designation. The designation recognizes achievements, stature, and contributions to water quality. “WEF Fellows have significant professional accomplishments and have made contributions toward preserving and enhancing the global water environment,” said…

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DENVER, June 26, 2017 – Water For People, a global nonprofit working to provide access to improved water and sanitation services in nine developing countries, is pleased to announce Mark Duey as its new Chief Programs Officer. “Mark has been instrumental in leading our Latin America program as the Regional Director and in his prior…

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DENVER, CO (April 7, 2017) – Water For People has teamed up with the Tableau Foundation, an initiative led by the employees of Tableau Software (NYSE: DATA), to leverage programmatic data in its mission to bring safe water and sanitation to international communities. “For years people have been making decisions about water services in the countries in…

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GLOBAL ENTREPRENEURS RECOGNIZED FOR WORK BENEFITING VULNERABLE POPULATIONS DENVER, CO (March 29, 2017) – Eleanor Allen, CEO of Water For People, was honored today as a 2017 Schwab Foundation Social Entrepreneur of the Year. Allen, along with fifteen other international professionals, was chosen by the board of the Schwab Foundation for Social Entrepreneurship. The prestigious program acknowledges…

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