This spring we shared the stories of what happens when you Just Add Water. From Aisha leading her community toward water access in Uganda to Bijali no longer walking every day for water in India – we saw that the benefits having of safe water are countless.
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These are the stories of what happens when you just add water.
Despite the energy in her voice, the lines on Faith’s face and clouded eyes behind her glasses betray her age. At 85, she is living what they call the “bonus years” in Uganda, meaning she is alive to see her great grandchildren. But nothing – least of all her age – is stopping Faith from securing a better future for her family, starting with water.
Weave through the rolling green hills of Uganda’s countryside, past lines of banana trees, clusters of coffee plants, and a few cattle wandering alongside a narrow dirt path, and you’ll find Aisha Lubega at her local water point, turning water into progress for her entire community.
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