VOLUNTEERISM & COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT

Xylem Watermark: Protecting Watersheds and Wetlands

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As part of Xylem Watermark’s inaugural Global Month of Service in October 2016, a team of employees helped replenish critical wetlands that protect the New Orleans region of the Mississippi River from soil erosion and flooding.

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Xylem Volunteers Clean Up Local Parks and Creeks in Texas Trash-Off

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Xylem volunteers partnered with Keep Brazos Beautiful (KBB) to participate in the annual Texas Trash-Off, an event in which the community gets together to clean up local parks and creeks.

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Xylem volunteers partnered with Keep Brazos Beautiful (KBB) to participate in the annual Texas Trash-Off, an event in which the community gets together to clean up local parks and creeks.

Xylem Volunteers Clean Up Local Parks and Creeks in Texas Trash-Off

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Xylem volunteers partnered with Keep Brazos Beautiful (KBB) to participate in the annual Texas Trash-Off, an event in which the community gets together to clean up local parks and creeks.

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Xylem volunteers partnered with Keep Brazos Beautiful (KBB) to participate in the annual Texas Trash-Off, an event in which the community gets together to clean up local parks and creeks.

Xylem Watermark Volunteers Educate Children About Water Access and Conservation in Dubai

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Xylem Watermark volunteers visited the GEMS school in Dubai and partnered with SURGE for Water, spending the day teaching children about their water footprint and informing them about the challenges that developing countries often face accessing clean water.

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Xylem Watermark volunteers visited the GEMS school in Dubai and partnered with SURGE for Water, spending the day teaching children about their water footprint and informing them about the challenges that developing countries often face accessing clean water.

Making Our Mark on the Global Water Crisis

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THE CHALLENGE

Water covers 70% of our planet, and it is easy to think that it will always be plentiful. However, as the world’s population continues to soar, so does the need for fresh water that makes up only 2.5% of the world’s water supply. The reality today is that the need for clean, safe water for drinking and sanitation far exceeds the readily available amount.

Xylem Watermark Volunteers Clean Floodgate Near Bridgeport, New Jersey

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Xylem employees made their mark in South Jersey by cleaning up litter and trash around a local floodgate to help protect the water quality of the Delaware River and surrounding water sources.

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Xylem employees made their mark in South Jersey by cleaning up litter and trash around a local floodgate to help protect the water quality of the Delaware River and surrounding water sources.

Xylem Watermark and Disaster Relief Impact

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Since 2008, Xylem Watermark has been committed to Disaster Relief and Risk Reduction and has worked with global nonprofit partner, Mercy Corps, to complete 28 water projects in 19 countries to deliver clean water and rebuild water infrastructure in the aftermath of water-related emergencies, as well as to secure water in vulnerable regions around the world through community engagement, disaster preparedness training, and water infrastructure monitoring and analysis.

Xylem Watermark Volunteers Educate, Entertain and Fundraise at the Xylem Innovation Opening in Italy

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At the Xylem Innovation Official Opening held on July 7, Xylem Watermark volunteers answered questions, collected donations and raised awareness of Xylem Watermark and water-related issues. The event included a presentation on Watermark’s goals and future initiatives being planned in Montecchio Maggiore, Italy.

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At the Xylem Innovation Official Opening held on July 7, Xylem Watermark volunteers answered questions, collected donations and raised awareness of Xylem Watermark and water-related issues. The event included a presentation on Watermark’s goals and future initiatives being planned in Montecchio Maggiore, Italy.

Xylem Volunteers Participate in a “Run 4 Water” in Veterans Park, Milwaukee

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Two Xylem offices partnered with the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee chapter of Engineers Without Borders to raise funds and awareness of water issues at the “Run 4 Water” on April 30, 2017. Participants ran, walked or volunteered to assist during a 5K while carrying buckets of water to symbolize the distance that women and children around the world must travel to access water.

Xylem Waterdrop Allows Xylem Partners to Participate in Xylem Watermark

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Xylem Waterdrop, a program developed and managed by Xylem's Applied Water System Growth Center team, allows Xylem partners to participate in Xylem Watermark. Every time a registered employee of one of Xylem’s commercial partners learns about, selects or specifies Xylem products within Building Services, they collect drops. For every single drop, Xylem contributes one U.S. dollar to Watermark to use toward building a Planet Water Foundation AquaTower, providing clean water and hygiene education at schools around the world.

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