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World Water Day

SeaWall

March 22nd is World Water Day, and what better way to celebrate than with a Maji product. In an effort to continue to help solving the worlds water crisis, Maji will be hosting an event at Boston College from 5:00PM to 7:00PM in the Higgins atrium as part of the UGBC Green Week.

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BCVC Finals – April 11, 2012

BCVC

Below are two articles highlighting the five finalists, Maji included, for the 2012 BCVC competition.  The final round will be held on April 11, 2012 at Boston College, and the winning team will receive $10,000!

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Campus Spotlight: Allie Ware makes a splash at the University of Richmond

Allie Ware in Tanzania

When I first began spreading the Maji video across the interwebs, I received an outpouring of support from friends and family.  I expected that.  They are, of course, friends and family.  What I did not expect was a wave of support from people who I had never met before. The very first of these unexpected encounters was with Allie Ware, a student from my hometown of Milton, GA who currently attends the University of Richmond.  Allie spent the past summer in Tanzania, spending time with the local Maasai people before embarking on a trek to the summit of Mount Kilimanjaro.  During her time there, Allie experienced first-hand the struggle the local people faced in obtaining clean drinking water.  She told me stories of children tugging at her water bottle, begging “Maji, Maji.”  For Allie, the water crisis isn’t some far away problem.  She’s seen it.  She’s lived it.

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Maji in the News

The independent student newspaper of Boston College, The Heights, recently featured Maji Bottles and founder Max Ade on the front page highlighting the value of social entrepreneurship on college campuses. Click Here to Read    

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