Community Water Solutions    

Social Impact Profile ™

Areas of Impact:
Community Development,Women's Issues

Community Water Solutions aims implement community-level water treatment businesses in communities of the developing world that are run by members of the community, provide clean water for residents of that community, generate economic growth and empower women in the community.


    Ready to Take Off for the Summer and Already Preparing for the Fall

    The 2012 Summer Fellowship will take off at the beginning of June with 6 teams! It will be one exciting Summer as we open more water businesses and continue to serve new communities clean drinking water! Though the Summer is off, the Fall Fellowship application is up! This Fall from Oct. 10th through the 31st– an ideal program for any recent graduates or even young professionals looking for experience in international development! The great thing about the application is that it is rolling. Giving our fellows a unique opportunity to start their fundraising early! Get your applicationin today and be set with your Fall plans with an amazing experience in Ghana. Read More


    Reflections of an (almost-former) Ghana Country Director

    I can’t believe its been a year. A year already? A year only?! Volunteering with Community Water Solutions this year was an experience that I am struggling to summarize. I could go by those landmark successes (and failures). Opening days in SIXTEEN communities = great success! Pushing the CWS truck down the Kumasi road = huge fail! But I think it’s those ordinary days that have defined this year for me. Read More