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AUSTIN—Well Aware, the Austin-based nonprofit that builds water systems for impoverished communities in Kenya, will launch its Shower Strike® April 18. The global annual fundraiser recruits volunteers to stop showering for one week or until they raise at least $1,000 toward life-saving clean water. Teams and individuals can sign up at www.ShowerStrike.org. People who want to support the...
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I can hardly believe that we are approaching our annual Shower Strike. Next month will mark the seventh time a group of brave volunteers have eschewed showering to raise funds and awareness for clean water. Our very first Shower Strike in 2009 raised $25,000 in one week. Last year, we raised $135,000. Over the past seven years, through Shower Strike alone, we have provided clean water to more...
While we know Ellen would be a huge fan of going on Shower Strike to help us raise funds and awareness for clean water, she has not joined our campaign(yet). Since we now feel horrible about toying with your emotions, we want you to know we still have good news!
There's still time for YOU to join Shower Strike® 2015 to change hundreds of lives in just a few days. It's fun, it's easy, it...
World Water Day is today. In honor of this time we've been given to make a difference for global water issues, we invite you to join our 7th annual ShowerStrike®. Registration is now, and we launch our global awareness and fundraising Shower Strike campaign on April 18th.
What is Shower Strike®? For one week, every year, volunteers across the globe...
Children in Africa lose more than 400 million school days a year because they’re drinking dirty water and getting sick.
Well Aware is providing schools the opportunity to do something about that, have fun, and teach students some great lessons. It can all happen by being a part of the Shower Strike for Well Aware. It happens the week of April 18-25, 2015.
Students in many parts of the US have...
Drum roll please... the stink will start April 18th! Prepare yourself for hundreds of participants from around the world, all eschewing their showers for a good cause. Register now (just over there to the right of this page) to make sure you're receiving all of our event updates and helpful tools.
WE'RE SO EXCITED!!!
Austinites and friends traveling to Austin: The Shower Strike 2015 Launch...
|Anonymous Donor||$5.00||We've only met once but I'm still donating because I feel like we had a strong unspoken understanding about the lack of water in foreign continents, such as Africa. Remember, rinsing off is different than taking a shower. Much love.|
|Alfred Moses Gomez II||$15.00||*donates* *still ignores you*|
|Violet Markham||$20.00||We love you, "uncle" Mike!|
|Claire Orton||$5.00||I am broke but WOW I love and support you in all of the incredible things that you do. Thank you for being such an amazing inspiration and loving person.|
|Elizabeth Jarvis||$100.00||Congratulations Cynthia and Team mates!|
|Rebekah Reid||$20.00||TAKE A SHOWER!! YOU STINK!! But seriously, thanks for being so wonderful. I'm so thankful for your heart for others. Love you!|
|Eric Bobbitt||$40.00||Margot, living with you was a blessing until this Shower Strike came along. Please, for all of our sakes, take a shower!|
|Hedeen Family||$20.00||Good luck!!|
|Anonymous Donor||$100.00||Total of donations from the Blue Crew 2020's KLMS friends and family for 'Matching Monday'!|
|Matthew Piper||$20.00||Kyle might share a bathroom with you, but we share a bedroom! I guess this could be grouped under our vows as "for better or worse." End the Shower Strike and save the marriage ;)|
|Kayla Gordon||$10.00||Hi...I need a shower!|
|Kayla Gordon||$10.00||You are stinky - From Kayla|
|The Sands Family||$50.00|
|Anonymous Donor||$75.00||I want you to shower soon :)|
|Anonymous Donor||$100.00||For Mia Primavera|
|Kyle Austin||$20.00||Margot, we share a bathroom so I'm doing this for me just as much as I'm doing it for the families in Africa. #WhatTheFunk|
|Ed & Beth Stephas||$50.00||Love that our 2nd graders are learning about service to others! Character education at its best: Know the good, Love the good, Do the good!|
|Kristi Kennedy||$100.00||Stinky Grey!!!|
|Hannah Hicks||$10.00||Great job, Kayla!|
|Hannah Hicks||$10.00||Great job, Madeline!|
|Hannah Hicks||$10.00||Great job, Payton!|
|The Infamous Dr. Taylor Ramsey PhD.||$20.00|
|Trava & AJ Cuadra||$100.00||So proud of TWHS Volleyball - keep up the great work!|
|Sandra & Donald Twitty||$100.00||Proud of Brinley and her team mates for taking on this wonderful cause together!|
|The Bartels Family Bartels||$50.00||???? ????????????|
|Valerie & Millie Salinas-Davis||$100.00|
|Scott Polk||$50.00||For Alex Tyler!|
|Sally & Chris Seck||$20.00||Go V!|
|Farrah, Mike & Connor Beck||$25.00|
|Finn Hunter||$25.00||Thanks for helping other kids like me! Love, Finn|
|Hudson Hunter||$25.00||Take a shower BIG BABY! From, Hudson|