Large scale distribution began in October 2014 in Kenya. There, over 14 days, 1,646 high volume LifeStraw Community purifiers were distributed to 301 schools across Kenya’s Western Province.
Now, 157,000 students there have access to safe drinking water. The next LifeStraw® Follow the Liters distribution will take place in November, 2015, providing over 2,500 additional LifeStraw® Community purifiers to over 300 more primary schools in western Kenya.
The total impact of the program is projected to grow to over 360,000 students reached by end of November, 2015.