Tag Archives: Impact Economics

Water Hauling and Girls’ Education

It may seem obvious to most people that education is a key that can open the lock to all of the opportunities in the world. What isn’t obvious, is that not everyone has the chance to even hold that key. … Continue reading

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PackH2O Distributes Life Transforming Water Backpacks in Rajasthan

Thousands of Innovative Water Backpacks Are Sent to Ease the Burden of Water Transportation [Columbus, Ohio] July 16, 2013: An initial 5,000 water backpacks recently landed in Rajasthan, India (about 800 kilometers west of Delhi), the first wave of a 20,000 … Continue reading

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We have faith in you!

PackH2O has been busy these past few weeks! After several conversations with some of the most inspirational people we have met, we decided to reach out to more. Here at PackH2O, it doesn’t matter where you came from, what you … Continue reading

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What is Smart Power?

The U.S. Global Leadership Coalition is holding the Innovation in Smart Power Conference today, June 25th, 2013. PackH2O will be featured alongside several other innovative project and public-private partnerships during the Expo! Watch the Livestream from D.C.!

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The Gift of Life

In 2010, the PackH2O water backpack was created by Greif, the leader in industrial packaging. After the tragic hurricane hit Haiti, CEO David Fischer and Chief Sustainability Officer Scott Griffin developed the idea surrounding a pressing issue that not many … Continue reading

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What is an LDC?

You may have heard the term, Least Developed Country. So what does this mean?According to the United Nations, there are three criteria a country must meet in order to be considered an LDC. Low Income Human Resource Weakness (Nutrition, Health, Education … Continue reading

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This is What it’s All About – Packs Making a Difference

To all of our partners, and to everyone that has sponsored packs – this is what our efforts are really about: stories of how we’re making an impact! People can see, now more than ever, how important this pack really … Continue reading

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The Kenya Project: A Water Transportation Crisis

The problem is enormous. Today, one out of every seven people in the world doesn’t have access to safe and convenient water. We lose 3 million people each year due to water related illness – the impact results in 4000 children … Continue reading

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What is the Global Water Crisis?

The Global Water Crisis is such a huge and unknown issue in today’s society. Impacting over 1 billion people, how is it that many college students are unaware that one out of seven people doesn’t have access to clean water? … Continue reading

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In Partners We Trust

If not for our amazing partners, our goal of providing water backpacks to those impacted by the water crisis, would not be achievable. Together we can achieve so much more. Partners for Care is a perfect example. Their amazing work … Continue reading

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