Waves For Water implements projects that provide access to clean water for those in need throughout the world. Checkout the map above or the list below to see what we’re doing, where we’ve been, and how you can help.
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Ecuador // Earthquake Relief Initiative
As many of you are probably aware by now, a 7.8 earthquake rocked Ecuador Saturday evening, buckling overpasses, causing houses to collapse, and knocking out power in Guayaquil, Ecuador's most…
Nepal Relief Initiative
Friends & Family of W4W, I'd like to take this opportunity to officially announce that Waves For Water is mobilizing an urgent cleanwater disaster relief initiative in response to the earthquake…
Surf To School - Any kid, Anywhere in the world, CAN HOST ONE
Any kid, anywhere in the world, can host one. It's all about having fun and helping along the way. Just…
Flint Water Crisis
Greetings W4W Family, Many of you have reached out asking for us to respond to the current water crisis in Flint, Michigan. After rigorous analysis of the situation, we’d like to…
Fiji // Cyclone Winston Relief Initiative
Waves For Water is mobilizing to help with the disaster relief in Viti Levu, Fiji where tens of thousands of people are still homeless after Cyclone Winston hit the…
Ethiopia // Emergency Drought Initiative
Project Photo credit - Ellen Mauro, CBC News Earthquakes, Hurricanes, Tsunamis, Floods, Disease, Droughts: nature being nature. Without these extreme events, life for many people is difficult, but doable. Add…
Fiji // WSL
WSL and W4W partner to bring access to clean water everywhere the surfing competitions take place. Check out our latest video from Fiji!
Sede De Vencer // Competition For Good
With the arrival of the 2014 World Cup in Brasil we are very excited to announce our partnership with Brazilian soccer superstar Neymar Jr., his institute and PayPal. With the…
Kandui Villas // Mentawai Islands
W4W, in conjunction with Zachary Keenan and Kandui Villas, are currently implementing multiple clean water projects in the surrounding northern Mentawai Islands, specifically Siberut Island, with numerous villages in need.…
Hurricane Patricia Relief Initiative
Hurricane Patricia - a category 5 and the strongest hurricane ever recorded - hit Mexico on Friday, October 23, but didn't cause the catastrophic damage that many had anticipated. The…
Hurricane Odile // Emergency Disaster Response
A recent storm, developing off the coast of Mexico, was supposed to go west and generate waves for the Hurley Pro at Trestles. It didn't. Instead, on September 14 Hurricane…
MFG Cyclocross // Project Liberia
Ten years after the devastating civil war, just 1 in 4 Liberians has access to safe drinking water, according to the World Health Organization. Half of all Liberians have no…
MFG Cyclocross // Project Nepal
By bringing tools, techniques and inspiration, Waves For Water helps people gain access to safe drinking water . . . at a cost of one dollar per person. Waves For…
Philippine Hobie Challenge
Waves for Water to distribute clean water systems during Philippine Hobie Challenge The Philippine Hobie Challenge, the toughest regatta in the country, is set to sail on its 16th year…
Waves For Water General Fund
Waves for Water General Fund. Money donated to this fund goes to provide clean water solutions worldwide through our various ongoing Waves for Water PROJECTS.