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  • 19 Mar 2018

    Alliance of Leading Companies EmpowersPlanet Water Foundation to Take ActionAgainst Global Water Poverty in FiveCountries During World Water Day Event

    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. - (Newswire.com) - PlanetWater Foundation, a leading non-profit organization thataddresses global water poverty by delivering clean wateraccess and hygiene education programs, will deploy 24community-based AquaTowers on March 22 — World WaterDay. Communities in four Asian countries and the U.S.

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  • 07 Nov 2017

    Planet Water Foundation Supports Relief Efforts in Puerto Rico with Emergency Deployment of AquaTower Water Filtration Systems

    SCOTTSDALE, AZ. — (NEWSWIRE) — Planet Water Foundation, one of the leading non-profit organizations focused on bringing clean water to the world’s most impoverished communities, announced plans to deploy 12 AquaTower water filtration systems from November 8-14 in response to the emergency need for clean, safe water in some of the hardest hit areas of Puerto Rico devastated by Hurricane Maria.

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  • 22 Mar 2017

    Planet Water, and J.P. Morgan Provide Clean Water After Merapi In Indonesia

    Indonesia, 22 March 2011 – On the international observance of World Water Day, Susila Dharma Indonesia, Planet Water Foundation announce their collaboration with J.P. Morgan to deliver clean water to victims of the recent volcanic eruption of Mount Merapi. Using funding from a 2010 grant provided by the J.P. Morgan Chase Foundation, Susila Dharma Indonesia and Planet Water Foundation worked together to install water filtration systems at five locations in affected communities around Mount Merapi…(more)

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  • 20 Mar 2017

    Planet Water Foundation Leads World Water Day With Project 24 Event That Will Provide 24 Clean Water Systems to 24 Communities in Five Countries

    Scottsdale, Arizona (USA) – (March 20, 2017) – Planet Water Foundation, one of the leading non-profit organizations focused on bringing clean water to the world’s most disadvantaged communities, will increase awareness of the global water crisis on World Water Day (March 22) by installing 24 clean water filtration systems (AquaTowers) in 24 communities across five countries – in just 24 hours.

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  • 16 Oct 2016

    Asia Water Foundation brings clean water to a Tibetan Orphanage

    Asia Water Foundation recently completed its first clean water project in the Amdo region of Tibet. The water purification and hand wash system was installed in the Home of Hope Orphanage, a home and school for children who would otherwise be abandoned in their homeland of Tibet.

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  • 24 Jan 2016

    Planet Water Foundation Launches “PROJECT 24,” a global initiative bringing clean water to 24 communities

    Scottsdale, Ariz. – (March 16, 2016) – On World Water Day March 22, Planet Water Foundation, one of the leading non-profit organizations focused on bringing clean water to the world’s most disadvantaged communities, will install 24 clean water filtration systems (AquaTowers) that will supply the daily drinking water requirements in 24 communities across five countries – in just 24 hours.

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  • 20 Mar 2015

    Planet Water Foundation Will Change the Lives of 24,000 Residents of 24 Remote Cambodian Villages

    Siem Reap, Cambodia and Scottsdale, AZ, March 20, 2015 – Planet Water Foundation, a US-based non-profit organization focused on helping solve the global water poverty crisis, will launch Project 24, a bold initiative to provide 24 rural communities in Siem Reap, Cambodia with clean, safe water during World Water Day, spanning a 24-hour period from March 21-22, 2015.

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  • 15 Sep 2011

    Planet Water partners with J.P. Morgan and Sesame Workshop in bringing clean, safe water to disadvantaged communities across Asia

    Hong Kong, 15 September 2011 – Planet Water, J.P. Morgan, and Sesame Workshop announce their collaboration to deliver clean, safe water and provide education on water-health and hygiene to disadvantaged communities across the Asia-Pacific region.

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  • 16 Jul 2010

    Planet Water Foundation announces partnership with LienAid in Vietnam

    Planet Water Foundation, an international development organization, today announced a partnership with LienAid, a Singapore-based NGO, focused on deploying clean water and sanitation facilities in schools in Southern Vietnam.The collaboration will be focused on deploying water purification systems, water access, hand wash, and sanitation facilities, along with educational curriculum to promote behavioral change among children around proper water-health & hygiene practices. Initial projects are planned for deployment in Sept, 2010.

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  • 10 Jul 2010

    Planet Water Foundation granted US IRS 501C3 tax exempt status

    Planet Water Foundation, an international development organization, today announced it has been granted 501(c)(3) tax-exempt status by the US Internal Revenue Service (IRS). The IRS has classified Planet Water Foundation as a public charity, which means that contributions to the organization are tax-exempt which is often a requirement to qualify for foundation grants.

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  • 10 Feb 2010

    Planet Water Foundation brings clean water to another village in Lombok

    Planet Water Foundation recently completed another clean water project in Sengiggi Village in Lombok, Indonesia. This is the third such installation completed in Sengiggi as Planet Water Foundation begins to scale-up its operations on the island.

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