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Celebrating 20 Years – A Letter from the Executive Director

Written by: Jake Smith, Executive Director of Blood:Water Over two decades ago, on a flight home from Africa, our founder, Dan Haseltine, penned a vision in his journal: ‘Blood:Water Mission. Clean blood and clean water for Africa.’ This…


Blood:Water Celebrates 20 Years

Blood:Water Celebrates 20 Years $45M Invested in Local Partners in Africa Nonprofit focused on water and HIV/AIDS projects has developed unique approach to helping solve local crises Nashville, Tenn. (March 22, 2024) – Blood:Water, an international nonprofit partnering…


World Aids Day – A Letter to the Editor Featured in The Tennessean

Click here to read Blood:Water’s executive director, Jake Smith’s letter in The Tennessean. While it is a day to recognize how far we’ve come in the fight against the global AIDS/HIV epidemic, it is also a day to…


Blood:Water Adds Communications Manager

Nashville, Tenn. November 16, 2023 – Blood:Water, an international nonprofit partnering with African-led organizations to end health disparities, has added Scarlett Rockhold as communications manager.  Rockhold will lead Blood:Water’s communications and messaging strategies across its stakeholders and help…


Federal Employees & Retirees GIVE HAPPY!

Attention Federal Employees! Are you a Federal employee or retiree? Then you likely already know about CFC – but maybe you didn’t know that Blood:Water (#68394) is one of the vetted organizations you can partner with through your…


Blood:Water Convenes 2023 Partner Summit in Nairobi, Kenya

We are overjoyed to convene our 2023 Blood:Water Partner Summit in Nairobi, Kenya September 25-29, 2023! As one of our Leader Collective offerings, the Partner Summit is our biennial, all-partner in-person gathering that aims to convene and cultivate…


My Carolina Highlights Blood:Water and the Raleigh Community

Scott Morris and Doug Suriano visited with Amber Freeman and Carly Bragg on the set of My Carolina to discuss their current fundraising efforts for Blood:Water to sponsor the next round of grants for our organizational strengthening programs…


Blood:Water Adds Three to U.S. and Kenya Office Teams

Blood:Water, an international nonprofit partnering with African-led organizations to end health disparities, has added three new members to its team. 

Ann Kungu has been added as the Africa Partnerships portfolio manager and Agevi Michael is now an Organizational Strengthening (OS) coordinator in the Nairobi, Kenya office. Lizette Sandoval has been added to the U.S.-based team as a digital engagement coordinator.

Women and babies accessing preventive health care

Introducing Our New, Inspiring Partner in Malawi, FOCCAD!


Blood:Water on Today in Nashville for World Water Day


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