WaterStep http://wfpl.org en Louisville's WaterStep Collecting Donations to Provide Fresh Water in Typhoon-Stricken Philippines http://wfpl.org/post/louisvilles-waterstep-collecting-donations-provide-fresh-water-typhoon-stricken-philippines <p>The Louisville-based charity <a href="http://waterstep.org/">WaterStep </a>is collecting donations to help provide fresh water for for the victims of <a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2013/11/12/244695847/it-looks-like-a-50-mile-wide-tornado-hit-the-philippines">Super Typhoon Haiyan</a>&nbsp;in the Philippines. &nbsp;</p><p>WaterStep says for every $1,200 raised, one M-100 chlorine generator will be shipped to the Filipino Red Cross or any other organization aiding the relief effort in the Philippines.</p> Tue, 12 Nov 2013 20:14:04 +0000 Colleen O'Leary 7527 at http://wfpl.org Louisville's WaterStep Collecting Donations to Provide Fresh Water in Typhoon-Stricken Philippines Louisville's WaterStep Raising Funds for India Flood Relief http://wfpl.org/post/louisvilles-waterstep-raising-funds-india-flood-relief <p>A Louisville-based non-profit has launched a<a href="http://waterstep.org/current-projects/disaster-relief/"> fundraising drive </a>to help with disaster relief in northern India.</p><p><a href="http://www.edgeoutreach.com/">WaterStep</a>, formerly known as Edge Outreach, helps provide fresh drinking water in the world’s disaster areas and in developing countries.</p> Mon, 15 Jul 2013 19:48:27 +0000 Cathleen Jeanty & Rick Howlett 6127 at http://wfpl.org Louisville's WaterStep Raising Funds for India Flood Relief EDGE Outreach Gets New Name, Logo http://wfpl.org/post/edge-outreach-gets-new-name-logo <p>The Louisville-based non-profit that provides portable water purification systems for developing countries and disaster areas is changing its brand.</p><p>EDGE Outreach is now called <a href="http://www.edgeoutreach.com/">WaterStep</a>.</p><p>Founder Mark Hogg says the new name and logo better reflect&nbsp;the&nbsp;group&#39;s&nbsp;mission of providing clean drinking water where it&rsquo;s needed around the world, and is a reference to a shoe-recycling program that generates some of its operating funds.</p> Tue, 17 Jul 2012 21:34:15 +0000 Rick Howlett 1043 at http://wfpl.org EDGE Outreach Gets New Name, Logo