Last year I joined charity: water's September campaign to help raise money to provide clean drinking water to a few of the 1 billion people around the world who don't have access to it today. This year, I'm doing it again.
Here's a video explaining a bit about the project, and the people in the Central African Republic who will be helped by this year's campaign:
charity: water 2010 September Campaign: Clean Water for the Bayaka from charity: water on Vimeo.
Why water? Because we can't live without it. It is one of the most basic needs human beings have. And for far too many people, it is unavailable (appropriately, PhDinParenting just published an excellent post on the uneven access to clean water around the world, please go read it!).
Click here to read more about charity: water.