A Drop to Drink: 10 Years Later
The world has seen many natural disasters in the past 15 years, but none were deadlier than the Indian Ocean tsunami that devastated Southeast Asia on Dec. 26, 2004. In June 2005, FORUM
Magazine detailed the Water Quality Association’s response to the tsunami in its Signature Story, "A Drop to Drink." Through coordination with relief organizations and other associations, WQA was able to help prevent a potentially devastating public health crisis from occurring. Since then, some passionate WQA members saw the need to support developing regions on a full-time basis, and Wishing Well International Foundation was founded to meet the need for clean drinking water around the world.
Read the original Signature Story here