Highlights from the 2019 Global 6K for Water

On May 4, 2019, thousands of participants around the globe united to walk or run in World Vision’s Global 6K for Water. Six kilometers is the average distance people in the developing world walk for water, which is often contaminated with life-threatening diseases.  ...

7-year-old’s quest to end water crisis gains momentum

On the eve of the 2016 Kansas City Half Marathon, the Holy Spirit planted a dream in 7-year-old Addyson Moffitt’s heart: see every kid have clean water in her lifetime. She’d learned about a little girl in Kenya named Maurine and that many kids like her don’t have...

What is cholera? Facts, FAQs, and how to help

Cholera is an intestinal infection caused by bacteria. The disease is often contracted from drinking unclean water. Each year, 1.3 million to 4 million people around the world suffer from cholera and 21,000 to 143,000 people die of the disease, according to the World...

The best return: Benefits and blessings of clean water

Throughout my career, one subject has been near and dear to my heart: return on investment (ROI). As a Wharton MBA holder, and later in my 20 years at Procter & Gamble, I obsessed over this measure. I demanded a high ROI from the projects pro­posed to me, and I...