2019 Shower Strike

2019 Shower Strike saves lives
Well Aware

About 2019 Shower Strike

The 11th Annual Shower Strike is Here! 

Every year, hundreds of people around the world #ShowerStrike to transform lives through clean water. Together, Shower Strikers have raised over $1,245,000 to build wells and water systems in East Africa and have been able to provide water to more than 124,500 people. 

Join the #ShowerStrike or make a donation, and help solve the water crisis. For every $10 we raise, one more person gains access to clean and lasting water. 

The Strike is from April 22nd - 29th


Starts at:  April 22, 2019 12:00 AM
Ends at:  April 29, 2019 11:59 PM




Erinn Wright

How Shower Strike Works

Volunteers across the globe unite and promise not to shower during Shower Strike (April 22nd-29th) until they have met their fundraising goal for building water systems in Africa**. Our nationally-recognized fundraiser enables anyone who wants to help Well Aware’s cause make a big impact in a short time.

You can participate as an individual or as part of a team. And- we make it easy for you! We provide you with all the support, resources, and love you need to raise life-saving funds easily and have a successful #ShowerStrike. 

Step 1. Join the Shower Strike.

Step 2. Set your fundraising goal.

Step 3. Invite your friends, neighbors, family and coworkers to support you and donate. 

Step 4. Have fun!

**Do you want to participate in Shower Strike, but also still want to shower? No problem! You can still join and help raise money to build life-saving and community-transforming wells in East Africa.

Cheeky Spoof of Hitchcock's "Psycho"

Actress and writer, Mary Elizabeth Ellis Day, teams up with director, Mo Perkins, to join us for a cheeky spoof of Hitchcock's "Psycho" to raise awareness for our annual Shower Strike campaign, which funds clean water systems in East Africa.

About Well Aware

Well Aware is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization with headquarters in Austin, Texas that provides innovative and sustainable solutions to water scarcity and contamination in East Africa. We fund and implement life-saving water systems to drive economic development and build self-sufficient communities. At Well Aware, our responsibility to the communities in which we work goes far beyond the drilling of a hole.

Well Aware has a 100% success rate with the water systems and wells we build, when the industry average is 40%. Our water systems work and they last because of realistic and responsible planning and collaboration. And, our partner communities are thriving as a result. To learn more visit www.wellawareworld.org

We couldn't do it without our sponsors.

Thank you to these incredible brands and people.

For information about sponsoring the 2019 Shower Strike, download our Sponsorship Packet.