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Opinion | Here's How You Can Change Lives in the Pandemic

These causes will make great use of your money or your time. Readers keep asking in this age of Covid-19: How can I help? With so many people sick and dying and American unemployment at a level not reached since the Great Depression - and people in poor countries even worse off - readers want to address those needs.

Handwashing saves lives, but it's a luxury for too many people

Despite its prominence today, handwashing is still out of reach for millions. Here are 3 ways we can help increase access to this most basic of resources.

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Water For People Marks World Water Day with Launch of Club 6

Water For People Marks World Water Day with Launch of Club 6 Nonprofit Invites $6 Monthly Donations in Nod to Sustainable Development Goal 6: Clean Water and Sanitation For All
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Water For People Announces New Additions To Board Of Directors

The global nonprofit has added three new members to the Board of Directors for 2021 DENVER, December 16, 2020 – Water For People, a global nonprofit working to develop lasting quality water, sanitation, and hygiene (WASH) services in nine countries, is pleased to welcome Debra Coy, Greg McIntyre, and Winifred Nabakiibi to the Board of…
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Water For People Announced as Vanguard Member of the Million Lives Club

DENVER, December 10, 2020 — Water For People is pleased to announce its selection as an official member of the Million Lives Club, an initiative that celebrates innovators and social entrepreneurs who are scaling impact to improve the lives of those living on less than $5 a day.
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blogs from the wash room

Deadly global pandemic. Worst economic downturn since the Great Depression. Over 25 million jobs lost in the US in five weeks! All thanks to a highly contagious, smaller-than-bacteria, nucleic acid wrapped in a coat of proteins whose bubble gets burst with soap. Seriously, people? Not even in Hollywood...


An interview with Kim Lemme, Water For People’s Director of Learning & Influence, on the organization’s journey to systems strengthening...


San Bartolomé is an isolated, small town municipality deep in the Quiché department in rural Guatemala. It highlights some of the real issues many small towns are facing over the management of water and sanitation services in Guatemala, Latin America, and beyond...


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