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Water For People Press Releases

Water For People to Help Over 100,000 Ugandans Gain Access to Safe Drinking Water Thanks to Grant from the Conrad N. Hilton Foundation

DENVER, January 5, 2017 — Water For People believes every person around the world deserves lasting access to safe water, and to help realize this vision it has received a three-year, $3 million grant from the Conrad N. Hilton Foundation in support of its work in the rural Kamwenge District of Uganda.

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The National Association of Clean Water Agencies names Water For People as their nonprofit of choice

DENVER, March 1, 2016 — The National Association of Clean Water Agencies (NACWA) is the leading advocate for responsible policies that advance clean water in the United States. In celebration of the 25th Anniversary of Water For People, NACWA wishes to reaffirm and memorialize its commitment to support and collaborate with Water For People.

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Absolut Elyx and Water For People Join Forces to Bring Safe Water to 100,000 People

LOS ANGELES and DENVER, September 9, 2015 — "The most important drink in the world? Water!" says Fred Armisen in a new, celebrity-filled video announcing an exciting partnership between Absolut Elyx and Water For People (WFP). The five-year partnership will bring access to safe water to more than 100,000 people worldwide.

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Water For People Announces Eleanor Allen As New CEO

DENVER, August 3, 2015 — Denver-based water and sanitation nonprofit Water For People (WFP) announced today the appointment of Eleanor Allen as the organization’s new CEO. Allen comes to WFP from ARCADIS, an international global design, engineering, and consultancy firm, where she ran their global water business of more than $450 million as the Global Director of Water.

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