WE Families Articles

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Meet a WE Family: The Veits

At WE Day Family, Hennessey, 10, was inspired to take action for girls’ education. Now, her whole family has joined her cause.

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Meet a WE Family: The Moroses

The Moroses are proud to call themselves a WE Family—and are on a mission to show the world how small actions can add up to big change.

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Meet a WE Family: The Ekmans

The Ekmans were inspired to give back to a cause that gave to them. Now, giving back is just what they do.

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Meet a WE Family: The Benkos

For the Benkos, taking the time to make a difference has been a priority from the start.

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WE Walk For Water

Organize a water walk in your neighborhoods to inspire positive change on global water issues.Just $25 gives one person clean water for life! WE Walk For Water How far would you walk to collect clean water for your family? Every day, women and children around the world spend 200 million hours fetching water from the […]

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Join WE Walk For Water

Organize a water walk in your neighbourhood to inspire positive change on global water issues.
 Just $25 gives person clean water for life!

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Water Walks Around the World

See the distinctive ways water is carried in different countries. Kenya Water is collected in large plastic barrels called jerry cans, which are fastened with rope so that the weight rests on the carrier’s head and back.Learn about ME to WE Family Trips to Kenya India Open-topped earthenware containers are used to collect water, which […]

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WE Walk for Water Kid-Size Jerry Can Craft

By Bronwyn James In Kenya, women carry big plastic jugs called jerry cans to transport water from local sources back to their homes. When full, each jerry can weighs about 40 pounds (20 kilograms). That’s a heavy weight for a fit adult to walk with, and definitely not safe for children to carry! Create a […]

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7 simple ways to carve out more family time

Try these tips from a productivity coach to gain up to four hours per week of freedom to pursue what’s truly important to you.

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How to do good with your tax return

Yes, we said “tax return” – and we promise this is worth the read! Whether you file taxes in Canada or the United States, this guide shows you how to maximize your refund and direct those dollars where they’ll do the most good.  Not too many of us get excited about taxes. But what if […]

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