Tag Archives: Water

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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Children Helping Children

The children at St. Philip Lutheran Church made waves Sunday, February 8th, as they presented a check for $1,000.00 to PackH2O. With their passion and drive to help children like themselves across the world, the youth were able to take action and raise the money … Continue reading

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World Humanitarian Day 2014

Today marks World Humanitarian Day–a day set aside to recognize the work and sacrifice of humanitarian workers around the world. The 2014 theme is ‘The World Needs More…’. We believe the world needs more people to champion the water crisis, … 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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The Heart of Africa Exibit

This week, we had the pleasure of attending the opening ceremonies for the new Heart of Africa exhibit at the Columbus Zoo here in Columbus, Ohio. We got to see a baby cheetah named Jambo that had just been born … Continue reading

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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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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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