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Cycling For Clean Water

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Water is something we pretty much take for granted. However around the world, there are 800,000 people who aren't so lucky. They don't have access to clean water.  That's why five students from Azusa Pacific University are on a cycling mission to bring clean water to people in developing countries.

"We are all passionate about this cause because water is obviously so important to the human condition. Lack of access to clean water can cause disease, lack of education and even premature death," says Sam Vaudrey.

The five students will be cycling 3,000 miles from Seattle to New York in hopes of raising $50,000 to donate to Charity Water, a non-profit that provides solutions to clean water all over the world. The students are hoping Fox 11 viewers will donate to their cause or at the very least realize just how lucky we are to have clean water. Student Jordan Ruffin says,"Every mile we ride, is more people being aware of the water crisis and realizing there's 800-million people out there without access to clean water."

If you would like to donate to their cause, you can do so on their website, check out the Ride For Water U.S. Official Website.

 


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