Tag Archives: Water’s Worth It

WEF Staff Bike To Show Operators Appreciation on World Water Day

April 17, 2019

Comments Off on WEF Staff Bike To Show Operators Appreciation on World Water Day

Biking for Operators - Featured

On March 22, four Water Environment Federation (WEF; Alexandria, Va.) staff members strapped on their helmets and pedaled their way around the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area to celebrate water resource recovery facility (WRRF) operators. Jessica Rozek, Steve Harrison, Megan Livak, and Brad Lovett celebrated World Water Day by biking to three local WRRFs. The group […]

Continue reading...

WEF Releases Why Water’s Worth It Children’s Storybook

April 17, 2019

Comments Off on WEF Releases Why Water’s Worth It Children’s Storybook

WEF Childrens Book Final

The Water Environment Federation (WEF; Alexandria, Va.) has released its first children’s storybook, Why Water’s Worth It. This highly anticipated book came from the positive response to the public service announcement video that was released last October as part of the WATER’S WORTH IT® campaign relaunch. Similar to the video, this fun and engaging educational […]

Continue reading...

WEF Marketplace Is Open for Business

January 22, 2019

Comments Off on WEF Marketplace Is Open for Business

WEF Marketplace Featured

Following the successful relaunch of the WATER’S WORTH IT® campaign in October 2018, the Water Environment Federation (WEF; Alexandria, Va.) has launched a new online marketplace for campaign-branded merchandise. The WEF Marketplace offers a one-stop shop for WEF merchandise and products. Announced in December, it was designed to offer a customer-friendly and value-added service. As […]

Continue reading...

From the President: Why Do You Do What You Do?

December 20, 2018

Comments Off on From the President: Why Do You Do What You Do?

From the President - Tom Kunetz Featured

“What do you do for a living?” It’s a common question that comes up pretty quickly in a conversation with someone new. This is a great conversation starter because it is generally innocuous, unlike questions on, say, politics, or one’s favorite judge on “The Voice.” Getting to the heart of why we work for water […]

Continue reading...

WATER’S WORTH IT® Returns Bigger, Bolder, and Better

October 15, 2018

Comments Off on WATER’S WORTH IT® Returns Bigger, Bolder, and Better

Water's Worth It Social Media 2

During the WEFTEC® 2018 Opening General Session, the Water Environment Federation (WEF; Alexandria, Va.) relaunched WATER’S WORTH IT®. This popular, member-driven public awareness campaign has been updated to sport a clean, modern look and all-new resources. At WEFTEC, WEF also debuted a WATER’S WORTH IT public service announcement video to mark the relaunch. As the […]

Continue reading...

Watch the WEFTEC 2018 Opening General Session Live Online

September 25, 2018

Comments Off on Watch the WEFTEC 2018 Opening General Session Live Online

Opening General Session 2018 Featured Image

If you can’t attend WEFTEC 2018, the Water Environment Federation (WEF; Alexandria, Va.) is offering a sample of the conference through an online livestream. Watch the Opening General Session as it occurs, Oct. 1 at 8:30 a.m. central time. Keynote speaker Kevin Brown, author of The Hero Effect, will share ideas, strategies, and principles for […]

Continue reading...

WEF Celebrates Spring with Community Service and Commuter Challenge

June 30, 2015

Comments Off on WEF Celebrates Spring with Community Service and Commuter Challenge

WEF Eco Featured Image

Every spring in celebration of Earth Day and World Water Day, the Water Environment Federation’s (WEF; Alexandria) staff volunteer environmental group, WEFEco, reaches out to the local community. This year, WEF participated in both an Earth Day event and the Commuter Challenge in Alexandria, Va. Reaching out to the community On April 25, staff volunteer […]

Continue reading...

Illinois Declares October WATER’S WORTH IT Month

November 12, 2013

Comments Off on Illinois Declares October WATER’S WORTH IT Month

WEFTEC 2013 - Chicago Gov. Pat Quinn Thumb

During WEFTEC® 2013, Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn announced that October is WATER’S WORTH IT month in Illinois. Quinn spoke during the annual technical exhibition and conference’s Opening General Session. “Water is an essential and limited natural resource and Illinois is fortunate to have reliable access to clean water,” Quinn said in an Illinois Government News […]

Continue reading...