Fundraise & Win Flights to Mexico

[vc_row][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text] Fundraise for a chance to win! Did you know $600 can provide clean water for life for one family in Guatemala. Did you also know that fundraising $600 can give you a chance to win roundtrip airfare for 2 to Mexico, courtesy of Aeromexico But why do it alone?…

5 Years Later

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] RunForH2O is turning 5 this year! Since the run started, over $220,000 has been raised to bring clean water to over 800 families in 6 different villages in Guatemala. We wouldn't be able to make such a significant change in the lives of all those people without the support of all the passionate and enthusiastic volunteers,…

Team Sharing

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Earlier this year, a team of volunteers visited Guatemala. They celebrated with the village of Infiernito on the completion of their water project. They also met families from Parrequená, the village we are fundraising for this year. Cheryl, one of the volunteers shared an inspring moment from her trip.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width="1/4"][vc_column_text][/vc_column_text][vc_column_text][/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width="3/4"][vc_column_text]Reflection…

Sustainability Focus

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Why Sustainability? Did you know that we don’t just fundraise to build clean water systems in Guatemala, but also teach communities how to maintain them. Volunteers provide them with the skills necessary to keep it sustainable. They educate them on various ways to reduce and re-use water. This is…

How to Fundraise

[vc_row css=".vc_custom_1490288417783{border-radius: 2px !important;}"][vc_column css_animation="appear" css=".vc_custom_1490288373781{border-radius: 2px !important;}"][vc_column_text css_animation="none"] Tips on How to Fundraise! We understand that the thought of fundraising can sometimes be a seemingly difficult and daunting task, but we also know that it can be an exciting and extremely rewarding challenge. Simply get the word out and…

Parrequená, Guatemala – 2017 Community

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Community Details [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_tta_accordion active_section="1"][vc_tta_section title="Water" tab_id="1488514697210-1bed07e3-f442"][vc_column_text]Parrequená means "water that moves slowly" A small stream runs through the bottom of the valley where community is situated. During the dry season (when we visited), the water is hardly moving at all, basically stagnant. Families rely on this water throughout the…

2016 Guatemala Communities

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Rijiyup 2's Story Rijuyup translates to in their local language as "on the slope of a hill." Located 1900m above sea level the community is surrounded by rock and steep terrain. You can only drive as close as it’s neighbour, Rijuyup 1, before needing to take a 30-minute hike…