Archive for March, 2009

Hey 6th Grade! Memorize this!


It is your final exam – 75 points.

Also, this website has helpful materials. Feel free to use it for your benefit.

March 27th, 2009 Uncategorized | Comments Off

Donation update 03/20/2009

Collectively, you have purchased two water filters that will supply families safe, clean drinking water for the next ten years (plus part of another one)! Amazing! We will continue collecting until Friday, March 20, 2009.

You may never see or know of the difference you made in the lives of families, but rest assured, you HAVE made a difference. Thank You.

1st Hour   $51.17
2nd Hour   $29.11
4th Hour   $19.97
6th Grade   $4.84

100% of one filter
100% of a second filter
10.18% of a third filter

Great job!

World Water Day is Sunday, March 22, 2009

Clean drinking water is a serious problem for many families.  

Unsafe water carries disease. And waterborne illnesses are killing more than 5,000 children each and every day. It is the largest cause of death for children–nearly one child every 15 seconds. (Source: Human Development Report 2006. United Nations Development Programme)

Read about how International Aid is making it possible for families to have clean drinking water, and how we can help.

Watch the videos: (at the bottom of the page)

March 11th, 2009 Uncategorized | Comments Off