This campaign closed on Jun 30, 2014 Gemma Stone brought clean water to Mayeif Community and 1 other project.

Gemma Stone

Great Life Celebration!

Gemma Stone

Great Life Celebration!

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Once upon a time...

I lived in a small village in rural Guyana where the entire community gathered their drinking and washing water from a hole in the ground. This community was generous to host myself and a group of do-gooding youth, but our presence depleted their water – that hole in the ground would not fill up as quickly as we drank its supply. I lived on 1/4 of a bucket of dirty water for three months. My cells remember what I drank. My heart aches for those who can't escape what I left behind. My soul demands change.

I want to live in a world where life is celebrated, community is supported, and love is spread far and wide. A world where everyone has access to flowing, fresh water. Because, water changes everything.

If you want to live in this world too, then I have just the thing for you.

The Great Life Celebration is my dream come true. We gather, to celebrate each other, and life. All profits are donated directly to charity: water. Last year we raised enough money for 100 Kenyans to have clean water -- that's a lot of lives!

Our Great Life Celebration is hosted at the exquisite Banff Springs Hotel in the Cascade Ballroom on Saturday April 26, 2014. If you'd like to stay at the Banff Springs, we have an excellent group rate of $189.00. We'll send you all the registration info once you sign up :: http://www.eventbrite.ca/e/great-life-celebration-tickets-9285730871

The celebration starts at 8:00pm and includes a fun photo booth, awesome music & delightful people. Our festivities come to a close at midnight and we return to life filled with love.

99% of this party is about celebrating you and raising money for charity: water. The last 1% is about my birthday; this is my birthday party. And, my birthday wish is to live in a world where life is celebrated, community is supported, and love is spread far and wide. I'm asking that you come celebrate with me and make a donation to charity: water.

Because.

Life deserves to be celebrated. And. Everyone deserves to live a Great Life. Deep Thanks for helping me celebrate my life and for making life easier for an entire community across the world.

Love,
gem

This campaign brought clean water to Mayeif Community, Ethiopia and 1 other project.

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This campaign closed on Jun 30, 2014 and the money is being sent to the field. Still want to donate? You can give directly to charity: water.

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Top donors listed by:
Lee Horbachewski$330
Jeff Kahane$300
Anonymous$115
Craig Lester$100
Karen Klassen$100

Diseases from unsafe water and lack of basic sanitation kill more people every year than all forms of violence, including war. Your donation will help change that.

100 percent

Private donors cover our operating cost so that 100% of all public donations can go directly to water project costs.

This campaign brought clean water to Mayeif Community, Ethiopia and 1 other project.

Once upon a time...

I lived in a small village in rural Guyana where the entire community gathered their drinking and washing water from a hole in the ground. This community was generous to host myself and a group of do-gooding youth, but our presence depleted their water – that hole in the ground would not fill up as quickly as we drank its supply. I lived on 1/4 of a bucket of dirty water for three months. My cells remember what I drank. My heart aches for those who can't escape what I left behind. My soul demands change.

I want to live in a world where life is celebrated, community is supported, and love is spread far and wide. A world where everyone has access to flowing, fresh water. Because, water changes everything.

If you want to live in this world too, then I have just the thing for you.

The Great Life Celebration is my dream come true. We gather, to celebrate each other, and life. All profits are donated directly to charity: water. Last year we raised enough money for 100 Kenyans to have clean water -- that's a lot of lives!

Our Great Life Celebration is hosted at the exquisite Banff Springs Hotel in the Cascade Ballroom on Saturday April 26, 2014. If you'd like to stay at the Banff Springs, we have an excellent group rate of $189.00. We'll send you all the registration info once you sign up :: http://www.eventbrite.ca/e/great-life-celebration-tickets-9285730871

The celebration starts at 8:00pm and includes a fun photo booth, awesome music & delightful people. Our festivities come to a close at midnight and we return to life filled with love.

99% of this party is about celebrating you and raising money for charity: water. The last 1% is about my birthday; this is my birthday party. And, my birthday wish is to live in a world where life is celebrated, community is supported, and love is spread far and wide. I'm asking that you come celebrate with me and make a donation to charity: water.

Because.

Life deserves to be celebrated. And. Everyone deserves to live a Great Life. Deep Thanks for helping me celebrate my life and for making life easier for an entire community across the world.

Love,
gem

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Updates and Comments

  • A
    Anonymous donated $115 - almost 3 years ago

    For the recent purchases of Adventures in Self Love

  • C
    Craig Lester donated $100 - almost 3 years ago

    What a great charity!

  • J
    Joanne Minaker donated $22 - about 3 years ago

    I honour my children - Maylah, Taryk, and Ayden with this gift, secure in the belief that all children on earth deserve access to clean water.

  • M
    Melsha & Matt Shea donated $66 - about 3 years ago

    Happy Birthday Gemma. A great cause and a beautiful soul that has pulled it all together. We celebrate YOU! <3

  • P
    Paula Onysko donated $50 - about 3 years ago

    What a beautiful celebration of love & Universal flow.

  • C
    Christina Greenway donated $99 - about 3 years ago

    Happy Birthday <3

  • J
    Jeff Kahane donated $300 - about 3 years ago

    Greta cause!!

  • L
    Lynne Stoen donated $50 - about 3 years ago

    Helping - helps us all :))

  • S
    Steve and Rhonda Petryk donated $75 - about 3 years ago

    Fresh water, fresh life.

  • T
    Tessa Partridge donated $33 - about 3 years ago

    Pure pure like the water, Let it run forever more <3

Diseases from unsafe water and lack of basic sanitation kill more people every year than all forms of violence, including war. Your donation will help change that.

100 percent

Private donors cover our operating cost so that 100% of all public donations can go directly to water project costs.