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Join Us in Benton Harbor for the All About Water Convening on October 4th, 2023!

Freshwater Future invites you to join us for our Fall 2023 All About Water Convening! Our Steering Committee has prepared a day of hearing from leaders in water justice advocacy and conversations with grassroots communities. We can’t wait to see you there!

Ensuring the Healthy Future of Our Waters

in the Great Lakes Region


Founder's Brewing and Greta Van Fleet are collaborating on the 4 Giants Starchatcher Haze. $1 for every pint or package sold of Starcatcher Haze will be donated to Freshwater Future up to $20,000!

Freshwater Future is excited to announce that Greta Van Fleet, a rock band founded in Frankenmuth, Michigan, is collaborating with Founders Brewing Company to create the 4 Giants Starcatcher Haze IPA. This special beer celebrates Michigan, and for every pint or package of Starcatcher Haze sold, $1 will be donated to Freshwater Future, up to $20,000. We are thankful for this partnership and the support it brings to our mission of protecting water. Join us in enjoying great music, great beer, and making a difference for our waters!

Great Coffee Starts With Clean Water

Buy a Lead Water Testing Kit for $40 and Get a Free Bag of Coffee from Superior Coffee Roasting Co.

Delicious coffee starts with clean water. Superior Coffee Roasting Co. in collaboration with Freshwater Future and the Flint Community Lab are offering a lead water testing kit for $40 with the added bonus of receiving a complimentary 12oz. bag of coffee. If you've ever considered having your home's tap water tested for lead, now is the perfect opportunity to take action! You can purchase the kit through Superior Coffee Roasting Co. The kit includes testing supplies, instructions, and a box with free return shipping to the Flint Community Lab where your water sample will be tested for lead. After analysis you will receive a report from the Flint Community Lab. Take advantage of this great deal to indulge in the pleasure of a great cup of coffee from Superior Coffee Roasting Co. and gain information about lead in your drinking water.

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Freshwater Future has a variety of toolkits based on issues that face the Great Lakes Community. Learn more about Climate Change Adaptation, No Lead is Safe in Drinking Water, Stormwater Management, and more!

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Freshwater Voices is the newsletter of Freshwater Future providing a forum for the free exchange of ideas among citizens and organizations working to protect water resources in the Great Lakes Basin.

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