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Baking banana bread and money with charity: water

For one woman in Mozambique, having access to a borehole has made a huge difference not just in her baking business, but her whole life in general, all made possible by charity: water.

Baking banana bread is easier now through the help of charity: water. (Credit: charity: water)

Baking banana bread is easier now through the help of charity: water. (Credit: charity: water)

Meet Tencia, a 54-year-old single mother, whose husband passed away eight years ago. Since then, her two oldest daughters have gotten married and are gone. She is now left on her own to provide for her three sons. Read more

Meet the 15-year-old President working with charity: water

In a small village within Mozambique stands five members of the local water committee. One by one they introduce themselves and their roles – the chairman, mechanic, tax collector, head of hygiene and President. What stands out most is that the President, Natalia, has a seemingly shy presence.

With the help of charity: water, a rural village in Mozambique now has clean drinking water. (Credit: charity: water)

With the help of charity: water, a rural village in Mozambique now has clean drinking water. (Credit: charity: water)

However, she is considered the most confident and determined young woman in Mozambique, not your average 15-year-old. This is a first that charity: water has seen in the time they’ve spent traveling with the group. Read more

Learn how you can start a campaign with charity: water

Did you know that there are 748 million people worldwide who are without clean water? As hard as that number is to imagine, just look at it this way: one in nine people on the planet don’t have access to the most basic of human needs. Thankfully charity: water exists and is looking to decrease that number, and they need your help.

Learn more about how you can help charity: water. (Credit: charitywater.org)

Learn more about how you can help charity: water. (Credit: charitywater.org)

Learn more here about how you can raise money for clean water. Read more

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Learn about charity: water and how they work

It’s easy to see that charity: water is very passionate about their mission to solve the water crisis across the globe by building sustainable, community-owned water projects.

Learn how charity: water and their partners contribute to the world. (Credit: charity: water)

Learn how charity: water and their partners contribute to the world. (Credit: charity: water)

Since they use 100% of their public donations to put towards funding water projects, project organizers hope it’s possible to complete their mission within their lifetimes. Read more

Follow charity: water throughout their September Campaign

While the Sahel may lack in having sustainable, clean water, they are certainly not lacking in sunshine. The local partners of the September Campaign are using this to their advantage by creating solar-powered systems as well as drilling wells, which will bring cool, clean water up from underground.

Read on to learn more about how charity: water is making strides to make a positive change for the citizens of the Sahel region. Read more

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