Clean Water Initiative (2002 to
We began concentrating our efforts on the Clean Water
Initiative. in 2002. Using local materials and employing local
people, we construct kilns, fire ceramic filters, and distribute
these filters to needy rural families who would otherwise lack
access to potable water.
When the Southeast Asian Tsunami hit in 2004 we were uniquely
poised to ensure that tsunami victims had access to clean water,
and immediately transported our filters south.
When Cyclone Nargis hit Myanmar (Burma) in 2008, we were poised
to help the victims like few other organizations in the entire
country. We distributed 20,000 ceramic water filters to people in
desperate need of fresh drinking water in the hard-hit delta