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The Water Trust welcomes Mike Trapanese to the board

Mike Trapanese is an executive at analytics company VantageScore Solutions, where he has helped to scale operations through a period of rapid growth. He has previously held roles in strategy and corporate development within the financial services industry. Mike holds an undergraduate degree in Economics...

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A story of community empowerment for the new year

In Kanayaranyara village in western Uganda, 350 people began the year without a trustworthy, inexpensive way to save and take out loans. What does this have to do with clean water? The year before, the village’s well broke and they couldn’t come up with the funds they...

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Establishing healthy, dignified schools in rural Uganda

On October 16, Country Director Sarah Aguti presented the results and lessons learned of an ongoing project across 18 schools in Mutunda Sub-County in Kiryandongo, Uganda. The project invests in critical infrastructure and training for teachers and school leadership to provide a healthy, dignified learning...

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The Water Trust welcomes Ben Andrew to board

Ben brings to The Water Trust a commitment to improving health in the poorest communities and expertise in healthcare, policy and data analysis. He recently joined Intuitive Surgical in a senior strategy position with part of his role being to help the company bring superior,...

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