It Happened on the Walk for Water

Grace and Sarah were both attacked and raped while walking to collect water for their family. Today, these extremely brave sisters are sharing their stories in hopes that it will help bring clean water and safety to every other girl in Uganda.

charity: water
Jul 24, 2014 · 10 min read
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The three of them told their father together, and the family braced themselves once more as the nightmare began to unfold all over again.

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“You deliver your child, and you don’t give up. You work hard, you go back to school and you see what you can do.”

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“When we were young, we didn’t know things would be this way. But we’re healthy, and we’re still happy. We still have opportunities.”

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charity: water

Stories, thoughts and ideas from the team at charity: water.

charity: water

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We're a nonprofit organization on a mission to bring clean and safe drinking water to every single person on the planet.

charity: water

Stories, thoughts and ideas from the team at charity: water.

charity: water

Written by

We're a nonprofit organization on a mission to bring clean and safe drinking water to every single person on the planet.

charity: water

Stories, thoughts and ideas from the team at charity: water.

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