Tag Archives: Kenya

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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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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February News!

(Photo provided by Partners for Care and  Good News Broadcasting System) Thanks to the many who donated packs in January. We started 2013 off right with 2000 packs going with the Fox River Christian Church to Kenya! In January alone we helped over 10,000 people … Continue reading

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The women of Parkishon are using the water back packs

It was so excited to receive this photo from Pastor Hirbo. Pasor Hirbo has been going to Parkishon every week to help the women make the transition from carrying the yellow jerry cans to using the water back pack carriers … Continue reading

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Can a water back pack carrier improve the quality of life for those who carry water?

          Can a water back pack carrier improve the quality of life for those who carry water?  Seems like the answer would be obvious – especially if you are the one who carries 20 liters of water … Continue reading

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Help Ease the Water Crisis. Help Esther.

Each and every day, Esther walks up to 6 miles to gather water for her family. With no running water available to her, she has no choice. She must have water for cooking, cleaning, washing, and drinking. Esther’s family relies on … Continue reading

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