AWF raised and secured the necessary funds to support a project implemented by Water Mission: the installation of 30 handwashing stations at 15 schools in the Kasulu district, Tanzania. This project helped prevent the spread of COVID-19 and other diseases in the region while giving access to safe water for handwashing to more than 20,000 students and teachers.
"We always look for organizations of integrity that show structural results with positive impact. This partnership with Water Mission was such a positive experience that both organizations plan on working together again soon."Mariana Marques, Executive Director of Azimuth World Foundation
Water Mission is a nonprofit Christian engineering organization that designs, builds, and implements safe water, sanitation, and hygiene (WASH) solutions for people in developing countries and disaster areas. Since 2001, Water Mission has used innovative technology and engineering expertise to provide safe water for more than five million people in 56 countries.
Charity Navigator has awarded Water Mission its top four-star rating 14 years in a row, a distinction shared by less than one percent of the charities rated by the organization.
We are an ally to Indigenous Peoples and Local Communities dealing with matters of access to Health and Water and the protection of the right to maintain traditional ways of living in harmony with Nature.