Join Water For People at ACE19

American Water Works Association Annual Conference & Exposition

June 10-12 | Denver, CO

ThirstyFest benefitting Water For People

Join us as we kick off ACE19 with ThirstyFest, a Colorado craft beer and music festival benefiting Water For People! We have an exciting evening lined up for you—a true celebration of Colorado with craft beer, live music, food trucks, and lawn games! The best part is, all proceeds benefit Water For People, an organization that envisions a world where every person has access to reliable and safe drinking water and sanitation.

  • Saturday, June 8
  • 6-10 p.m.
  • Improper City, 3201 Walnut Street, Denver
  • This event is open to the general public
  • Tickets cost: $40 at the door and $30 in advance - tickets include unlimited beer tastings

Thirsty fest

Water For People Booth #4239

Come learn about Water For People’s Everyone Forever vision and be inspired by creative networking opportunities with our supporters and partners. Join our movement to provide sustainable solutions in safe water and sanitation around the world by investing in our work, joining a local volunteer committee, or providing technical expertise. Come by to say hello to our staff!

  • June 10-12
  • Colorado Convention Center, Exhibit Hall – Booth #4239
  • Open Exposition Hours

Gold Booth Sponsor


Platinum Booth Sponsor


Kenneth J. Miller Founders’ Award Luncheon

Presented by Jacobs

Water For People is dedicated to the Everyone Forever model by providing every family, clinic, and school with access to safe water in the districts where we work. We could not accomplish this without the support, enthusiasm, and dedication of our partners in the water and wastewater communities. Please join us in honoring the outstanding champions whose hard work and incredible generosity keep our mission moving forward.

  • Monday, June 10
  • 11:45am – 1:15pm
  • Hyatt Regency Denver at Colorado Convention Center, Centennial Ballroom E + Corridor
  • This event is open to the general public
  • Tickets cost: $65
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Presenting Sponsor


Water Buffalos – Indoor Poker Run

Ride With Purpose, commonly known as The Water Buffalos, along with assistance from AWWA Staff and the Manufacturers Association Council is proud to announce the 6th Annual Indoor Poker Run, benefitting Water For People. Stop by our booth to meet one of the friendly Buffalos (look for their dashing blue denim vests) and pick up a poker card for your chance to win $500 cash! Cards will be handed out beginning on Monday at 10:00am and ending on Wednesday at 1:00pm.

The Poker Run is only open to those attending ACE.

  • Open Exposition Hours
  • Exhibit Hall – Booth #4241

Water buffalos

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