Tag Archives: Partners for Care

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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Momentum Dance Program

“One World, One Water” is the title of the upcoming show by the Momentum Dance Program, partnered with BalletMet. The show, which is interpretive dance, will feature our packs to emphasize the problem of water scarcity and transportation. As World … Continue reading

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A true PackH2O leader!

Kudos to David Fischer, President and CEO of Greif, Inc., for recognition in the January issue of Leaders magazine.  The article features Mr. Fisher’s personal involvement with the development of the water backpack, details how PackH2O is a catalyst for … Continue reading

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Water for Washing

When you think clean water, thirst quenching may come to mind. But what about body washing? In places like Kenya, families are faced with the daily nuisance of things like jiggers. Tiny parasites that combined with unsanitary conditions can increase the … 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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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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