Why water?

In 2008 we made our first holiday/cooperation trip to Ethiopia together with Austin, Texas based non-profit A Glimmer of Hope. We fell instantly in love with this vast country and humble hard working people with such generous smiles and characters – a love and admiration that’s only grown stronger over the years and through our son, Dawit, who was born there.

Through A Glimmer of Hope we had the opportunity to visit a community in the north-east region of Tigray. We watched women and children drink filthy water from stagnant ponds and scoop it up to fill their dirty plastic bottles. Cows and goats walked around in that same water – a vital resource shared by all.

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