A Trip Like Never Before: Kenya and the Art of H2O
It’s been just a few days since we returned from our most recent trip to Kenya. I flew away with a heavy heart, wistful to leave our communities behind yet again. The leaving doesn’t get easier, but, with every trip, it does become more meaningful, more empowering.
This trip, in particular, has been a journey I’m certain none of us will ever forget.
The Well Aware team is deeply honored to announce that Austin's "music scene darling" joins our Advisory Council. Erin Ivey has been a long-standing supporter of our clean water efforts and awareness, and she is now serving as an advisor to our Executive Director on matters of community awareness, event strategy, project management and constituent cultivation. We are overjoyed to have Erin's support and ambassadorship for our cause and the...more
Whiskey for Water Hosts Kentucky Derby Deluxe
May 11, 2016
Our favorite guys over at Whiskey for Water are back – this time with a derby-themed event full of mint juleps, fancy hats, seersucker suits, and generous donors.
So what is Whiskey for Water? Well the name pretty much says it all. Whiskey for Water provides the whiskey, and Well Aware provides the water. Each year, the Whiskey for Water (W4W) team hosts several...more
April 12, 2016
AUSTIN, Texas, April 12, 2016 PRNewswire
Mary Elizabeth Ellis, star of Fox's "The Grinder" joins a global water strike and vows not to take a bath until enough funds are raised to build water systems for impoverished communities in Kenya through the nonprofit Well Aware.
In addition to boycotting bathing, Ellis relates the horror of living without water by starring in film director Mo Perkins' cheeky adaptation of Alfred...more