charity: water stories

A Family Adventure, Quarantine Style

Take your kids on a trip around the world while staying #SafeAtHome

Join us for The Journey, a video series we made to show the impact of our monthly giving community, The Spring. Then, use the resources below to learn even more about the places you’ve visited.

The Journey: Cambodia

Since 2009, charity: water has brought clean and safe water to 1,435,124 people in Cambodia! But about 27% of the rural population still needs clean water. In this first season, you’ll meet charity: water’s passionate local partner, see communities coming together to construct their own BioSand Filters, and find out exactly what clean water means for families in rural parts of Cambodia. Watch the trailer below, or you can catch the whole season here.

Download the accompanying activity guides, worksheets, and coloring pages to bring The Journey: Cambodia into your home or classroom.

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Activity

Build a Sand Factory
(All Ages)

Activity

Build Your Home
(All Ages)

Coloring Page

BioSand Filter
(All Ages)

Coloring Page

Cambodian Flag
(All Ages)

Worksheet

Life in Cambodia
(Ages 4+)

Worksheet

Life in Cambodia
(Ages 8+)

Share your journey through Cambodia!

Use #charitywaterkids and tag @charitywater on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram.

The Journey: Ethiopia

Since 2007, charity: water has brought clean and safe water to 3,025,007 people in Ethiopia! But about 69% of the rural population still needs clean water. In this second season, you’ll follow Tyler to Tigray to see what it looks like to live without clean water in Ethiopia. You’ll meet an incredibly lovable drilling team and you’ll get to watch clean water transform lives in real-time. Watch the trailer below, or you can catch the whole season here.

Download the accompanying activity guides, worksheets, and coloring pages to bring The Journey: Ethiopia into your home or classroom.

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Activity

Welcome Ceremony Freeze Dance
(All Ages)

Activity

Rock and Stick Game
(All Ages)

Coloring Page

Well with Hand Pump
(All Ages)

Coloring Page

Ethiopian Flag
(All Ages)

Worksheet

Drilling Team Matching Game
(Ages 4+)

Worksheet

Life in Ethiopia
(Ages 8+)

Share your journey through Ethiopia!

Use #charitywaterkids and tag @charitywater on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram.

The Journey: Rwanda

Since 2007, charity: water has brought clean and safe water to 554,197 people in Rwanda! But about 51% of the rural population still needs clean water. In this third season, you’ll follow Tyler high into the hills of rural Rwanda to see how water impacts people living in remote areas. You’ll meet two beautiful families and see how our incredible local partner is working to build massive piped systems and transform entire districts at a time. Watch the trailer below, or you can catch the whole season here.

Download the accompanying activity guides, worksheets, and coloring pages to bring The Journey: Rwanda into your home or classroom.

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Activity

Build a Piped System
(All Ages)

Coloring Page

Piped System
(All Ages)

Coloring Page

Rwandan Flag
(All Ages)

Worksheet

Track Your Water Usage
(Ages 4+)

Worksheet

Track Your Water Usage
(Ages 8+)

Share your journey through Rwanda!

Use #charitywaterkids and tag @charitywater on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram.

The Journey: Uganda

Since 2006, charity: water has brought clean and safe water to 610,500 people in Uganda! But about 68% of the rural population still needs clean water. In this fourth season, you’ll follow Tyler to rural Uganda to see how access to clean water provides safety and peace of mind for families in need. You’ll meet two remarkable women, an incredibly knowledgeable local partner, and a maintenance crew that never fails to save the day. If you haven’t already, you can watch the whole season here.

Download the accompanying activity guides, worksheets, and coloring pages to bring The Journey: Uganda into your home or classroom.

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Activity

Thank the Leaders in Your Community
(All Ages)

Coloring Page

Well with Hand Pump
(All Ages)

Coloring Page

Ugandan Flag
(All Ages)

Worksheet

What Makes a Good Leader
(Ages 4+)

Worksheet

What Makes a Good Leader
(Ages 8+)

Share your journey through Uganda!

Use #charitywaterkids and tag @charitywater on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram.