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Recent Updates

PRESS RELEASE: Bathing Boycott Begins, Recent tragedies in Kenya lend new urgency to Shower Strike

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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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MariaShriver.com Posts about Shower Strike on Homepage

We're humbled and honored to have our Shower Strike posted on MariaShriver.com. 

Shriver’s website, MariaShriver.com, features life stories and life lessons from Architects of Change aimed at inspiring people to use their own ideas, influence and initiative to go out and make an impact on our world.

Read our story on her site here.

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Shower Strike 2015 Celebrity Strikers Announced
We are so fortunate to have the support of some very special people for our Shower Strike for clean water this year.

We are so honored to introduce our line-up of 2015 Star Stinkers.

Case McCoy

Case is a former American football quarterback for the University of Texas Longhorns and an Austin favorite. His passion for helping the most vulnerable led him to international development philanthropy in...

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A Note From our Founder on Shower Strike

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...

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Ellen DeGeneres Joins Shower Strike® 2015! (But, not really.)

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...

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World Water Day- Time to Register!

You Can Be the Change on World Water Day

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...

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New Student Team Packages Available Now!

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...

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The Dates Are Set!

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.


Austinites and friends traveling to Austin: The Shower Strike 2015 Launch...

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Recent Donations

Name Amount Comment
Sherilyn Sasa $20.00 Keep it up Maddy...such an awesome example of helping others!!
Sherilyn Sasa $50.00 Good job Ross, so proud of you!
Stephanie Braddock $100.00 With Joy !
Victoria Brinkman $50.00
Dwayne Bell $50.00 Good work, Cody and Tasha, we're proud of you. Uncle Dwayne and Aunt Elizabeth
Rhonda & Don Whinery $50.00 Helping you out as Isaac's mama can't be stinky. :)
Anonymous Donor $500.00 Congratulations! Looks like you are well on your way to your goal!
Anonymous Donor $50.00 Together we can make a difference! AW
Teykl Family $25.00 Good luck fabulous friend!!
marty lester $100.00 great people...great cause.
Madeleine FH $20.00
Beverly Williams $50.00 Hopefully, this helps you hit your goal!
Bonny Holmes $25.00
Christi and Larry Kay $100.00 We are so proud of you and your work to bring sustainable water systems to people in Africa. Thanks for allowing us to support your work.
Suzanne holl $200.00 proud of you, Sara !
Anonymous Donor $2000.00
Anonymous Donor $100.00 Go Adri !!!
Julie O'Connor $50.00 Way to go Jack- you are doing a great thing!
Callie Barker $50.00 Better reach your goal by my wedding date!
Mark Woolf $1000.00 Matthew 25:40
Anonymous Donor $100.00
Juana Guzmán $20.00
Megan McDougald $50.00
Barry & Sharlene Schahn $40.00 Hey Stinky, YOU have such a BIG HEART! We know you're missing your long showers so we hope you reach your goal quickly!!! God bless East Africa. We love you!!!
Lynn Rubinett $50.00
JoEllen Nevans $100.00 This is awesome. Please say hello to your Mom from me. I am supporting your cause because you helped out when your Mom and I served on the board of Rainbow Services.
Lyn McDonald $100.00
Jennifer Kukla $50.00
Danny Henning $15.00
Caitlin Milmo $20.00 Proud of you, Amanda! Good call on the dry shampoo. My Cernovich hair would be sick after one day!! Not Your Mother's should be sponsoring you too!
Tressa Aleshires $100.00
Anonymous Donor $500.00 KEEP GIVING OF YOUR SELF FOR LIFE !
Anonymous Donor $200.00
David Sullivan $50.00
Noreen Baylor $35.00 Honoring Ms. Katie Carrasco for being such an amazing person and role model.
Michael Crouch $15.00
Anonymous Donor $100.00 Thanks Dan for making this happen
Combs Family $50.00 Good luck!
Wendy Hough $15.00
Misty M. Mitchell-Arizpe $50.00 Stinky Fishes funk it up!
Bruce Bowser $20.00 Go Jenna!
Regina Guthrie $100.00 Stank stank stank!! Love you!
regina councilman $10.00
Mattie Garrett Ell & Regina Councilman's $10.00 You stink!!!;)
Forrest Pace $20.00 Donation for Maya & Patti
Hal hapgood $50.00 great work Mel. This donation is for Dan's better 3/4ths.
Alex Torres $20.00 Good luck! Get that shower asap!
Shelly Walker $50.00
Scott and Kimberly Brown $50.00
Ximena Lastra $10.00
Well Aware
3571 Far West Blvd, PMB 229 Austin, TX 78731