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Global Summit of Women 2015

Creative Women: Creative Business Sao Paulo 14-16, 2015 In its 25th anniversary, the Global Summit of Women was held in Brazil from 14-16 May at the Hyatt in Sao Paulo. There were more than 100 speakers and audience of over … Continue reading

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PackH2O Water Backpack Program in Rwanda Announces Clinton Global Initiative Commitment to Action

PackH2O Water Backpack Program in Rwanda Announces Clinton Global Initiative Commitment to Action “Buckets to Backpacks” program to distribute 100,000 PackH2O water backpacks Columbus, Ohio – May 7 2015 — More than 600,000 people in water stressed communities across Rwanda … Continue reading

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Cholera Relief in Kenya with Partners for Care

Recently, an outbreak of Cholera has hit Western Kenya. Partners for Care, packH20, The Red Cross in Kenya, and the Harold C. Schott Foundation have come together to make a difference in the lives of many cholera effected families. Because … Continue reading

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International Women’s Day

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Alleviating Poverty Through Entrepreneurship

This weekend, packH2O will be attending our third APTE Summit! In year one our dear friend Tess Mateo spoke about the packH2O water backpack as well as CXcatalysts. Last year our Director Kelsey Langdale sat in as a judge for … Continue reading

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2015 | A new year, together!

2015 will be about loving, educating and embracing one another. Focus on those brief moments to connect. Smile at a stranger, tell them your story and see how your lives intertwine. It’s through conversation and trust that we can lift … Continue reading

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Innovations in Smart Power: USGLC

Our friends at the U.S. Global Leadership Coalition (USGLC) are featuring us in their 2014 Innovations in Smart Power Report! This yearly report features organizations and businesses that are making a positive impact towards global issues while simultaneously making a … Continue reading

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Water Equality

On too many occasions, water accessibility is an easy determinant of socioeconomic status. When a child lacks access to clean water or the adequate amount of  daily water, there is a domino effect of issues that follow. Long walks to … Continue reading

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A Backpack that Saves Lives: National Organization Honors Ohio Company’s Mission to Rethink the Transportation of Water

Invention Can Save The Lives Of Millions Of Women And Children Who Die Of Preventable Diseases Caused By Unsafe Water COLUMBUS, OH — Columbus for-profit social enterprise, Impact Economics, has earned a top “Smart Power Innovation” recognition from the Washington, DC-based … Continue reading

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It’s not just there….

Safe drinking water is not just a concern to those who don’t have access to clean water in water-scarce parts of the world;  it has become the concern of those with access to clean water but who are also in … Continue reading

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