Author archive for Jessie Matteson

  • “We didn’t know it was unsafe…”

    “Before the program, my family did not know about the bacteria in the water. We drank from…

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  • Simple Act of Kindness

    The name “Healing Waters” came from the very first project we ever did in the community of La Victoria, Dominican…

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  • Is safe water a bigger global threat than climate change?

    THIS JUST IN: CBS NEWS SAYS THAT UNSAFE DRINKING WATER POSES THE GREATEST AND MOST IMMEDIATE GLOBAL THREAT TO OUR…

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  • World Water Day

    According to the United Nations, “No other single intervention is more likely to have a significant impact on global poverty…

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  • We Saved You a Seat

    The morning started like any other. She woke up, slipped on her sandals, grabbed her bucket and headed for the…

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  • Your School Rules!: How Your School Can Create Change

    At Healing Waters, we believe in the power of education. Children in at-risk communities in the developing world often lack…

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