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New Partnership to Defend the Great Lakes

The Great Lakes are the largest freshwater system on the planet, with six quadrillion gallons of freshwater — 95 percent of the U.S. supply and 20 percent of the world’s supply. But the lakes are under stress from climate change, toxic chemical pollution, invasive species, and waterfront development. Waterkeeper Alliance and local Waterkeepers are committed ...


U.S. insurance companies targeted for risk

Amid the bustle of the Global Climate Action Summit last week in San Francisco, and while Waterkeeper Organizations were scrambling to prepare for Hurricane Florence in the Carolinas, Waterkeeper Alliance and partners launched a new campaign in the U.S. on divestment from the fossil fuel industry. Elected leaders from around the world, indigenous representatives from ...


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Sperry Partners with Waterkeeper Alliance in Ongoing Effort to Support Global Sustainable Water Program

Sperry, the American footwear and lifestyle brand, announces today its ongoing partnership with Waterkeeper Alliance in support of a multi-faceted water sustainable program. The non-profit organization serves to strengthen and grow a global network of grassroots leaders while preserving and protecting everyone’s right to clean water worldwide. Waterkeeper Alliance is the largest and fastest growing ...


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HSBC Makes $250,000 Grant to Waterkeeper Alliance

Waterkeeper Alliance and HSBC today announced a $250,000 grant that will support the Waterkeeper Alliance mission of keeping critical local waterways clean and protected in cities across the United States. Waterkeeper Alliance is the largest and fastest growing non-profit solely focused on clean water. The organization’s mission is to preserve and protect water by connecting ...


Energy Transfer and Sunoco Pipelines Have Leaked Every Eleven Days on Average

Energy Transfer Partners, its subsidiaries including Sunoco, and joint ventures reported 527 hazardous liquids pipeline incidents to federal regulators from 2002 to 2017.   Today, Greenpeace USA and Waterkeeper Alliance published a ground-breaking report on Energy Transfer Partners’ poor safety record, analyzing sixteen years of operations for the company’s existing oil and hazardous liquids pipelines. ...


GANT enters partnership with Waterkeeper Alliance

Every day, approximately 2 million tons of industrial and agricultural waste and sewage is discharged into our waterways. By partnering with Waterkeeper Alliance, the largest and fastest-growing non-profit focusing solely on clean water, GANT will support the organization’s mission through an annual charity contribution. This partnership will serve as GANT’s next step on an environmentally ...


Waterkeeper Alliance Takes On Ocean Plastic Pollution

Plastic pollution is a plague on our earth and in our waters.  Americans alone discard more than 30 million tons of plastic a year — and only 8% of it gets recycled. The rest ends up in landfills, is burned, or becomes litter. An estimated 5 – 12 million tons of plastic pollution flows into ...


2017 Bentzen Ball Comedy Festival

Join Waterkeeper Alliance in Washington, DC October 26th through 29th for the 2017 Bentzen Ball Comedy Festival! The Bentzen Ball is a three-day festival produced by Brightest Young Things, curated by Tig Notaro and packed full of the funniest comedians around. Events include a power talk with some of the most influential women in comedy—Tig ...


Cantor Fitzgerald Relief Fund — Commemorating Tragedy With Charity

This year marked the 16th anniversary of the September 11 attacks. Leading global brokerage company Cantor Fitzgerald and its affiliate BGC Partners lost 658 friends and colleagues and 61 Eurobrokers employees that day. To honor their memory, the Cantor Fitzgerald Relief Fund was born to support victims of terrorism, emergencies and natural disasters. Charity Day ...


Great Beer for a Great Cause

With a summer-long Instagram contest, the time is now to help Waterkeeper Alliance Save our Water and drink delicious beer! When you post using the hashtag #saveourwaterWKA and tag @SweetWaterBrew, Waterkeeper Alliance is entered to win our own unique SweetWater collaboration beer. Waterkeeper Alliance is proud to work with SweetWater Brewing Company during their annual ...