We launched the AQUASIV Kickstarter fundraising campaign today! Check it out at: If you have been following our progress, you know that we have been working on a new water filter design for several years. We have tested several different prototype designs and are now ready to shift production into high gear! The […]
Check out this preview link to our AQUASIV Kickstarter Campaign that will go live for 30 days on November 26th. If you would like to help us improve it, you can make comments on the design of the campaign up until Sunday night. After it goes live, help us reach our goal of raising $30,000 […]
Check out this Youtube video from our recent trip to Riberalta!
Check out the photo gallery below from our most recent volunteer team trip. Two men from First Baptist Church Benbrook, Mark and Tracy, joined Agua Yaku in distributing over 100 water filters in six indigenous communities along the Biata River near Riberalta, Beni, Bolivia. It was almost a three hour flight up to this far […]
Check out this recent BBC article on how Lifestraw is saving lives and improving peoples health and well being around the world. We use the same hollow-fiber membrane filter technology in the Sawyer and AquaSiv filters we distribute in Bolivia. This is truly an inexpensive and efficient way help improve the lives of millions of […]
I want to remind you that today, March 22, 2018, is officially designated as World Water Day. This is a great day to reflect on the importance of clean water in our own lives and in the lives of everyone living on this planet. Most of you receiving this email do not have to think […]
I just finished our new website section called “How We Work,” where I explain in detail the philosophy behind the “how” and “why” of what Agua Yaku does in Bolivia. I thought I would repost it here so that our blog readers could have the first look at this document. Thank you so much for […]
We continue to drill wells and distribute water filters throughout many rural communities in Bolivia. It is such a privilege and a joy to see the smiling faces of families when they witness clean water gushing out of the ground for the first time, or when they see how a water filter can change muddy […]
Here is a short video recap of Agua Yaku’s recent motorcycle adventure/water filter distribution trip with Christ Community Church from Ames, Iowa. Guys, thanks for coming out and working so hard to get clean water for all of these kids!
In early October Agua Yaku teamed up with volunteers from Christ Community Church in Ames, Iowa in a unique way to deliver water filters and clean water stations to a number of communities in “Los Valles” of Santa Cruz. After three days of drilling a water well in the community of La Verdad, a couple […]