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Mothers and children spend hours walking to a reliable water source to cover basic human needs, such as drinking, cooking and cleaning. Or worse, they’re forced to drink contaminated water, leading to disease and often death.

For most people, a scarf is a stylish accessory. For villages in South Sudan, it’s the gateway to a better life.

More than 300 million people in Africa don’t have access to clean water.

The Obakki Foundation is bringing clean water to villages in need, one scarf at a time. For every 500 of these “limited edition” scarves sold, the Obakki Foundation will drill a well. To date our programs have brought water to over 2 million people and we’re just getting started.


Every village is assigned a specific scarf colour. By clicking on your favourite colour, you can learn more about the villages you can support through the purchase of one of these beautiful, modal-blend scarves.

As you buy and wear your scarf, remember its greater purpose.

You are part of a growing global community that is helping to create change in our world.  Stay connected to your specific village. Sign up to receive regular photos and updates.

100% of net proceeds from the sale of these scarves go directly toward our projects.

Wear it. Post it. Tag it. #scarves4water