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Day Middle School Temecula & Skyetime

Day Middle School Temecula & Skyetime

Students from the Day Middle School in Temecula, CA are helping children in Africa gain access to clean water by building a well with Drop in the Bucket.
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World Water Day 2013

World Water Day 2013

Every 20 seconds a child dies from a lack of clean water or sanitation. "I used to read facts like these and think 'I wish someone would do something about this,' until I realized that I AM someone and the time to help is now."
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Obey Awareness Program

Obey Awareness Program

Shepard Fairey is a strong believer that clean water is a human right and this year Drop in the Bucket was honored by being one of only two causes chosen for the 2013 season.
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Beads that transform lives

Beads that transform lives

Beading programs teach local women how to construct jewelry from old magazines, which they, in turn, can sell for profit. These beads provide a source of financial independence, enabling them to feed their families and be able to afford their children’s school fees
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Sister Sidonia Aman Tong

Sister Sidonia Aman Tong

One time she was taken from the school at gunpoint and taken to the barracks. The soldiers threatened her life and insisted she stopped teaching the children English and that she only taught them Arabic.  She refused and told them they would have to kill her before she stopped teaching English.
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Climate Change and Disaster Preparedness

Climate Change and Disaster Preparedness

Providing clean water is just a band-aid if you are not promoting hygienic practices and safe methods of keeping the water clean for consumption.
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International Day of the Girl

International Day of the Girl

In the meantime, Sarah’s parents were approached by 60 year-old man who offered a large dowry of 100 cows for the young girl. Despite the fact that the man already had four wives, and many children, Sarah’s parents accepted his offer.
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Ngor Garang Tong

Ngor Garang Tong

Ngor has a small afterschool business of shining shoes and said he uses his money to help his mom feed his family of himself and six siblings. He told us he is trying to save more money so he can build his family a safe and secure house.
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