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Feeling Thankful? Give The Gift of Clean Water

Thursday, November 19th, 2009

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A dear family friend, Jessalyn Pinneo, recently sent me this note:

Hey guys,

I need your help. To celebrate my first year as a marathoner and the three marathons I’ve completed since last October, I’ve been working on a charity: water campaign to bring fresh, clean water to people who’ve been doing without around the world.

My campaign is called Running for Life, and every $1 donated to it gives one person fresh water for a full year. (How much have you spent on bottled water this year, or on a SIGG, Nalgene or Klean Kanteen?)  I hope you’ll take a look - and spread the word. If each of you can send this message, or just this link to five people today, the impact could be huge. (more…)