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Water Mission Hosts CAWST Conference in Peru

CAWST Group Photo
CAWST Group Photo

In February 2016, Water Mission hosted a workshop with the Center for Affordable Water and Sanitation Technology (CAWST) on household safe water solutions in Iquitos, Peru. As Water Mission’s standard water treatment solution is suitable for populations of 2,000-3,000 people, Water Mission Peru welcomed discussion with CAWST on solutions that serve smaller communities, such as those with a couple dozen families. Read More

Kingdom Impact in Kenya

Pastors Conference, Kenya, Water Mission and In Touch Ministries
Pastors Conference, Kenya, Water Mission and In Touch Ministries

Over the past year, our Water Mission Kenya staff, in partnership with In Touch Ministries, has been organizing and leading Life Principles conferences throughout the country of Kenya. These conferences train pastors in the Scriptures as well as providing new technology, such as The Messenger, that assist in the distribution of the gospel. This spring, Water Mission Kenya’s staff pastor, Harron Sabila Adams, conducted a Life Principles conference in the city of Kitale. Below, he recounts the kingdom impact these three days had on the 90 pastors in attendance. Read More

Volunteer Veteran Brings Civil Engineering and Creativity to the Job

Ed Meredith
Ed Meredith

People who are blessed to know and work with Ed Meredith agree that an incredible depth of experience, ingenuity, and faith reside behind his quiet demeanor. He volunteers at Water Mission’s headquarters every Wednesday as our resident expert in the assembly of chlorinators. His desire is simply to serve where God needs him. Read More

A Model of Financial Sustainability and Generosity

Ten Seeds - Management Capacity Index, Water Mission Success Standards
Ten Seeds - Management Capacity Index, Water Mission Success Standards

In 2015, Water Mission Peru transitioned a successful safe water and sanitation project over to the community of San Martin de Letira. Commissioned for 1,440 residents on April 25, 2014, the Safe Water Committee in San Martin, a community-elected group organized to manage and oversee the project, completed 10 successful follow-up visits with Water Mission Peru staff members. Over the following 18 months, the Safe Water Committee amassed a remarkable amount of $8,000 USD in their savings account. Read More

When Words Are Not Enough

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Thirst Quenchers | Become a Monthly Donor

“[It’s] the most delicious water!” Estella exclaimed, hoisting her glass up so I could see the clear water inside. I had just met Estella a few minutes before. The pride in her smile was obvious as she eagerly shared this new luxury, one I had so often regarded as nothing more than a mere necessity. Read More