Charity Water


While our operation may have been humble, our dedication was anything but. In 2002, I launched WaterFilters.NET from my smallish college apartment.  Our water filter inventory took up space nicely behind my sofa.  After some measure of success, our business grew to necessitate the inclusion of a warehouse.  So naturally, I bought a van.  It […]

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“Clean water supports our very existence and connects us with every living thing on Earth.” The quote above comes from Dr. Shelley Lynch, who along with her partner Roy Desjarlais, owns a massage and counseling practice near Palm Beach Gardens in Florida.  Compelled to action by the reported loss of Floridian sea life due to […]

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Throughout the world, there are children that have never had even a sip of clean drinking water.  With every water filter purchase you make from our site, you are partnering with us to help us change this shocking reality. In the video above, you’ll see priceless reactions as Zambian children taste clean drinking water for […]

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Everything I share below is because of you. 2013 was an amazing year at WaterFilters.NET. I saw a company that I founded while still in college achieve five straight years on the Inc. 5000.  We were named one of Minnesota’s top job builders.  We even saw the results of our partnership with charity: water as […]

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“Water changes everything” – charity: water Over the last several years, WaterFilters.NET has been proud to support and partner with charity: water by offering a portion of our profits to its mission.  The results of this financial support can be seen in the Ethiopian villages of May Shintro and Mai Gudguad, both of which are […]

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For this week’s video, we travel down to the Cayman Islands where Cayman27 clues us in on one very troubling fact:  Office water coolers are not cleaned or maintained nearly as often as they should be. “I don’t think people forget to clean their water coolers. They are just not aware that it needs to […]

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Your Water Filters Purchases Help Create Jobs

by Jamin Arvig on October 28, 2013


Late last week, WaterFilters.NET – a company I founded with my family ten years ago while I was still in college – was awarded a Hire Power Award from Inc.com.  With this award, we have been officially recognized as a top job creator in our home state of Minnesota. Over the years, our company has […]

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5 Water Filter Claims That Scream ‘Scam!’

by Mike Yanke on October 24, 2013


It’s late October. A knock is heard at your door.  You open it to the face of an ominous looking individual who is there to both frighten you and demand some type of reward for the privilege.  A treat, if you will.  And when they leave, you’ll find yourself lighter in the wallet than you […]

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Believe it or not, in the middle ages, drinking beer was a far safer endeavor than drinking water.  The reason is rather simple:  beer is sanitary.  For a Colorado sixth grader Michal Bodzianowski, this simple fact was the launching pad for perhaps the coolest science experiment in years:  Brewing Beer – In Space! As shared […]

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Vine, a social app from Twitter where anyone can quickly shoot and share a six second video of themselves, can be a funny thing to master.  Oftentimes these short videos resemble little more than live action versions of the Tweets you try desperately to ignore. There are notable exceptions, of course.  charity: water published a […]

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