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Rotary Club of Houston Skyline | Elena Davis, Roseann Rogers, and Reyne

The Water Project

HOUSTON, TEXAS — Water Water everywhere but for some it is not that easy. To create awareness, UNICEF launched the Tap Project, an award winning campaign designed to provide clean water to children around the world. Every day 4,000 children die of water related diseases, and nearly 900 million people worldwide lack access to safe drinking water. Houston was selected as one of only five national enhanced markets to implement the campaign this year, which involved a leadership team to direct efforts. During World Water Week, March 19-25, various restaurants encouraged patrons to donate $1 or more. In Addition, former supermodel Elena Davis spoke to the Rotary Club of Houston Skyline about her I Am Waters Foundation that provides spiritual and physical hydration to the homeless.

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Prime Living March April Buzz - I Am Waters Foundation Supermodels of The 80's Luncheon

Prime Living’s March-April Article | Supermodels of The 80’s Luncheon 2012

Check out the Prime Living’s article on I Am Waters Foundation Supermodels of The 80’s lunch on April 25th, featuring Kim Alexis, Jack Scalia, Kim Charlton, and Tony Spinelli.

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George H. W. Bush 41st President of The United States of America

George H. W. Bush Endorses I Am Waters Foundation

I Am Waters Foundation is honored and privileged to have the endorsement of George H.W. Bush the 41st President of The United States.

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I Am Waters Foundation | Dream Bottle

Special Report: Homeless Students | Lansing , Michigan | WILX NEWS 10 NBC

LANSING, MICHIGAN — Success is not easy to reach and life’s obstacles can stand in the way, yet there are those who keep on trying no matter what.

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Elena Davis Founder of I Am Waters Foundation | 002 Magazine | January 2012 Issue | Elena Davis

I Am Waters Foundation From the Runway to the Streets: Elena Davis gives Houston’s homeless a message in a bottle

002 Magazine Houston — In 2009, Davis founded I Am Waters, a nonprofit foundation that provides safe, transportable water to homeless individuals and shelters. During the summer of 2011, I Am Water delivered 300,000 bottles of water throughout Houston, Ft. Worth and Austin.

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I Am Waters Foundation | December 2011 Advert | Hope

I Am Waters Foundations’ December Advertisement

Take a look at our December Ads running in this month’s copy of Paper City Magazine.

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How Do You Dream When You're Homeless? | I Am Waters Foundation

I Am Waters Foundation’s First Published Ad

I Am Waters Foundation is pleased to share our first published ad. Can be seen in the November issue of PaperCity magazine. More to follow.

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I Am Waters Foundation | Elena Davis

I Am Waters Foundation Helps Houston’s Homeless | Houston Lifestyle Magazine

Area nonprofits provided 186,000 bottles of water to the homeless in the Bayou City thanks to a donation from the Houston-based I AM WATERS Foundation. Nearly one-third, or 68,000 bottles, went to Star of Hope for distribution to its women and children, mobile outreach and men’s programs as part of the homeless mission’s 10-week Summer of Hope program.

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I Am Waters Foundation Helps Hydrate The Homeless | Houston, Texas | NBC KPRC Houston

I Am Waters Foundation Helps Hydrate The Homeless | Houston, Texas | NBC KPRC Houston

HOUSTON, TEXAS — A unique Houston-based foundation is serving a need few realize exists in the city: fresh, clean drinking water for the homeless population. “If you don’t have water, you die,” said Elena Davis, founder of I Am Waters. “It’s imperative that you have water. You can survive longer without food than you can water.” Davis founded the organization three years ago and began distributing bottles of water to 15 homeless shelters in Houston, Austin and Fort Worth. Last year, the foundation distributed 80,000 bottles. This year the foundation will distribute 300,000 bottles. The foundation delivers the water during the 16 hottest weeks of the summer.

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Former Model Uses Photography and Water to Help America’s Homeless | Houston, Texas | 11 KHOU Eyewitness News

Former Model Uses Photography and Water to Help America’s Homeless | Houston, Texas | 11 KHOU Eyewitness News

HOUSTON, TEXAS — A former model is using the images of local veterans to help fight poverty and homelessness.

Elena Davis’ face has graced the cover and pages of some of the world’s top fashion magazines but now she’s behind the lens and the woman behind I Am Waters.

The Houston-based organization delivers bottled water to homeless people across America.

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The Changing Face Of Homelessness

What is the changing face of homelessness?

Many may know that both single and two-parent families, not individuals, represent the changing face of homelessness in the United States today. One variation we don’t often expect is for that single parent to be a father. Please click here to view the story of Maso Mason Jr. and son.

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What do Our Shelter Partners Have To Say About I Am Waters?