September 13, 2017

2017 RIDE: DAY 4 RECAP

2017 RIDE: DAY 4 RECAP from Rule29 on Vimeo. Day 4 started with an early departure from El Paso and a trek up and through the Guadalupe Mountains National Park. And although temperatures hit over 100 degrees again it was so easy for us to get water out of the RV Fridge. Or buy some…

September 13, 2017

2017 RIDE: DAY 3 RECAP

2017 RIDE: DAY 3 RECAP from Rule29 on Vimeo. The start of day 3 took the team from Arizona to New Mexico. They rode along the border, saw some interesting sights, dodged some Cicada’s and Tarantula’s while occasionally battling some headwinds. At times the roads seemed to never end, but it just takes a few…

March 28, 2017

Wheels4Water Team Story: Transformation

Wheels4Water Team Story: Transformation from Rule29 on Vimeo. Meet Tony Narducci, a member of the Wheels team since the very beginning, and an integral force behind the logistics and soul of the group. He shares a bit of his story, why he rides, our goal for this year, and why we need your help. Please…

November 16, 2015

Back From Africa: A Little Recap

It’s been a few months now since the Wheels4Water team traveled to Uganda and the Democratic Republic of Congo to see the work being done in partnership with Lifewater International. We’re always thrilled to take trips like this, but on this trip we were no longer passive observers. Instead, we were able to be actively involved…

December 18, 2014

$100,000 Raised and 2,500 People Helped!

After raising more than $1,200 in less than a week, WE SURPASSED OUR $100,000 GOAL! We couldn’t believe how quickly everyone rallied support support in the home stretch. Because of your help, we will be able to provide over 2,500 people in Lira, Uganda with clean water, proper hygiene, and adequate sanitation resources FOR LIFE.…

September 15, 2014

Impact in Lira: Update from the Field

Work rolls on in Lira, northern Uganda, with three new wells and four repaired wells this quarter. Local health promoters, community leaders, and teachers are hard at work in over 30 communities spreading the news about the benefits of latrine use and improved hygiene practices. In Lira, the work especially benefits women and girls. Whether it is…

June 10, 2014

It Goes Beyond Just Water

Leading up to this ride and during this ride, we have casually mentioned the word “WASH” throughout. But we’ve probably never completely explained what WASH is or why it’s important. So, here goes: WASH is the industry-standard acronym for water access, sanitation, and hygiene, WASH, is not an easy concept to work with for designers, marketers,…

March 18, 2014

Community

It’s a beautiful thing, watching Wheels4Water bring together so many people into a community working to provide safe water to people in Uganda. Actually, it’s more than just bringing one community together — it’s bringing together lots of communities; the design and marketing communities, the cycling community, the humanitarian community, and geographical communities from all…