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The Power of Passion in the Classroom

Karman Vanderstel is a 3rd grade teacher at Georgetown Elementary School in Hudsonville, Michigan. Her school days are filled with lessons about math, spelling, geography…and water. Last year, a good… Read More

20 Liters Program Report – July 2017

Dear Friends, Greetings from Rwanda. This month, the team in the field was able to visit 20 homes of the most vulnerable in the Gashora Sector of Rwanda and facilitated… Read More

20 Liters Program Report – June 2017

Greetings from a sunny and hot Rwanda. This month has been very productive for us in terms of field activities because the goals set were overachieved. I was happy to… Read More

Finding Community through Volunteerism

From a distance as we approached one of the home steads just after the trading center in the Juru sector of Rwanda, I was sure that the lady busy cleaning… Read More

Community in Crisis, Clean Water in Flint, MI

As a Michigan-based organization, the water crisis our neighbors in Flint continue to face is heartbreaking. We occasionally get asked if our filters can help in Flint, where people are… Read More

‘We Need More Wotr Prinsos’

When our daughter Greta was little (she’s the one in the photo with the little girl dressed in a princess dress), I would tuck her in at night, give her… Read More

Everybody Has A Gift

Access to clean water has the ability to transform the lives of the most vulnerable in Rwanda, but it can also transform the lives of our advocates living in the… Read More

Five Sector Wrap Up Report Released March 2017

In 2012, 20 Liters announced plans to reach 87,702 people in five sectors along the Nyabarongo River in Rwanda, including Masaka, Gahanga, Ntarama, Mwogo, and Juru. We are thrilled to… Read More

We Need Your Help in 2017

We can’t make dirty water clean without your help. With 2017 fast approaching, we need your help to continue our work in regions where – through the support of advocates… Read More

Program Update: Feb 2016

Operations Headquarters in Juru 2016 is the year of clean water in Juru. We spent the last 10 weeks preparing the community and finalizing our plan. The local leadership council… Read More

Program Update: Jan 2016

Sifting sand, 8 days straight. It’s not an easy job, but it goes better when you sing. Our volunteers know that clean water means hard work, so they put in… Read More

More Than Just Health – Epiphanie’s Story

Mukasonga Epiphanie is a 52-year-old widow living with her five children and four grandchildren in Rwanda. Because she doesn’t own any land, Epiphanie and some of her children work as… Read More

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