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Save the Rain teaches water starved communities in East Africa to use rain as a sustainable water supply, stopping the needless deaths caused by the global water crisis. Save the Rain is a 501c3 non-profit organization.
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OUR MISSION

 

Every 15 seconds a child dies from lack of access to clean water. Save the Rain teaches water-starved communities in East Africa to use rain as a sustainable water supply, stopping the needless deaths caused by the Global Water Crisis. To achieve our mission, we educate communities to harvest the rain through roof water collection, surface water collection, and groundwater recharge. We educate recipients on the importance of reforestation, sanitation, hygiene, and sustainable agriculture through permaculture design. Our systems are built from local materials by a community elected local workforce. They require no electricity, pumping or filtration, thus assuring sustainability.

 

We are Save the Rain because saving rain saves lives.
WHO WE ARE

CURRENT PROJECTS & WAYS TO GET INVOLVED

Current Projects

One of our latest recipients is Tuvaila. Located in the Maji Ya Chai Ward, The Tuvaila Primary School is the largest in the area with 1280 students from kindergarten through the 7th grade. 80 of the students are special needs. The children in this area walk through life thinking they are unknown to the world.

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Student Projects

Our method to gain people access to clean water is interdependent. We see everyone involved with Save the Rain as a united force. The working team of Save the Rain is the hands and feet, the recipients are the heart and soul, and our supporters are the wings giving our mission its flight.

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Campaigns

Creating your own campaign is simple. This is a perfect option for a school or group interesting in hosting their very own event. This option allows you to dedicate your funds to a specific cause you feel passionate about, set your goals, and manage your message and Team as you see fit. Simply follow the link below to get started.

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ADDITIONAL WAYS TO GIVE

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STORIES FROM OUR JOURNAL

  • FARAJA, GOODLUCK AND 600 WHEEL CHAIRS

    When Save the Rain came to Nkoansiyo, Goodluck was hired to cook for the builders constructing rainwater harvesting tanks for his community. After a few days, he did an unusual thing: he invited the Save the Rain team to his home to meet his six year old daughter, Faraja. At first glance, that might not seem unusual in the least – but in this community, it...

  • JEHOVENESS AND THE WOMEN’S WATER INITIATIVE

    Jehoveness lived in the buzzing city of Dar es Salaam, and her husband owned a business buying and selling cars. They had four beautiful young children, property, a life, a future. But then, her husband died of cancer in 2014. She and the children moved to his home village. Suddenly, everything fell away. Jehoveness’s in-laws lay claim to everything her husband owned. She was left brokenhearted...

  • MDEE AND THE SEEDS HE PLANTS FOR THE FUTURE

    Mwalimu means teacher in Swahili. With a fantastic smile, Mwalimu Mdee speaks confidently to sharing the gifts he’s received. He’s head of Usa River Primary School, with 1,265 children under his care. In 2011, Save the Rain built a rainwater harvesting tank at his school. A system was also built in 2008 at the school he was head of previously. He has long inspired the team...

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