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Xylem Watermark Volunteers Educate, Entertain and Fundraise at the Xylem Innovation Opening in Italy

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At the Xylem Innovation Official Opening held on July 7, Xylem Watermark volunteers answered questions, collected donations and raised awareness of Xylem Watermark and water-related issues. The event included a presentation on Watermark’s goals and future initiatives being planned in Montecchio Maggiore, Italy.

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At the Xylem Innovation Official Opening held on July 7, Xylem Watermark volunteers answered questions, collected donations and raised awareness of Xylem Watermark and water-related issues. The event included a presentation on Watermark’s goals and future initiatives being planned in Montecchio Maggiore, Italy.

Xylem Volunteers Participate in a “Run 4 Water” in Veterans Park, Milwaukee

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Two Xylem offices partnered with the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee chapter of Engineers Without Borders to raise funds and awareness of water issues at the “Run 4 Water” on April 30, 2017. Participants ran, walked or volunteered to assist during a 5K while carrying buckets of water to symbolize the distance that women and children around the world must travel to access water.

Xylem Waterdrop Allows Xylem Partners to Participate in Xylem Watermark

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Xylem Waterdrop, a program developed and managed by Xylem's Applied Water System Growth Center team, allows Xylem partners to participate in Xylem Watermark. Every time a registered employee of one of Xylem’s commercial partners learns about, selects or specifies Xylem products within Building Services, they collect drops. For every single drop, Xylem contributes one U.S. dollar to Watermark to use toward building a Planet Water Foundation AquaTower, providing clean water and hygiene education at schools around the world.

Xylem Team Ludwigsburg Volunteers at Jugendfarm Kornwestheim

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Xylem Germany’s Team Ludwigsburg sent 11 employee volunteers, along with their family and friends, to conduct a clean-up of a children’s and youth’s farm, Jugendfarm Kornwestheim. There, they repaired water faucets, the roof of an oven, and several storage spaces on the farm. 

In addition, one Xylem volunteer gave participating children a lesson on how water on the farm is actually getting to the sheep. The children learned about pumping systems and stations, as well as the treatment and transport of water, covering the entire water cycle.

New York High School Students Win 2017 U.S. Stockholm Junior Water Prize

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RYE BROOK, N.Y., July 14, 2017 /3BL Media/ – Xylem Inc. (NYSE: XYL), a leading global water technology and solutions company, congratulates Rachel Chang and Ryan Thorpe of Manhasset, NY, the 2017 winners of the United States Stockholm Junior Water Prize (SJWP), the most prestigious youth award for a water-related research project. Xylem has been a long-time leading sponsor of the U.S. SJWP and is a founding sponsor of the International Stockholm Junior Water Prize.

Xylem Volunteers Get Involved in Wroclaw’s Urban Greening Campaign in Partnership with The Development Foundation (Fundacja Rozwoj)

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Xylem Watermark volunteers got involved with Wroclaw’s urban greening campaign by planting greenery outside of the Lower Silesian Center for Lung Diseases.

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Xylem Watermark volunteers got involved with Wroclaw’s urban greening campaign by planting greenery outside of the Lower Silesian Center for Lung Diseases.

Xylem Watermark and Planet Water Foundation’s Project 24

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Xylem CEO Patrick Decker and Xylem volunteers discuss the importance of Xylem Watermark’s partnership with Planet Water Foundation on World Water Day and throughout the year. Planet Water Foundation’s Project 24, an ambitious undertaking on World Water Day, built 24 AquaTowers in 24 communities in just 24 hours. These projects reached a total of 24,000 people.

Xylem Watermark Water Challenge Field Testing

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Xylem employees inspire students about science, the environment and water with practical, hands-on field experience. As part of EarthEcho International’s Water Challenge (formerly World Water Monitoring Challenge), students take on a real life science experiment, testing local water sources to better understand global water issues.

Xylem Wins China Women and Children’s Philanthropy Award For Xylem Watermark Program

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On April 8, Xylem was awarded the China Women and Children’s Philanthropy Award for the company’s corporate citizenship program, Xylem Watermark. Xylem was among 244 recipients who were recognized for their contributions to advancing women during an awards ceremony held by China Women’s Development Foundation in conjunction with China Children’s Foundation, and sponsored by the All-China Women’s Federation, a women’s rights organization that has been operating for over 60 years.

Xylem Honored for Engaging Colleagues in Service Around the Globe

Xylem Watermark received the Gold Halo Award in the Employee Engagement category
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RYE BROOK, N.Y., June 2, 2017 /3BL Media/ – Xylem Inc. (NYSE:XYL), a leading global water technology company dedicated to solving the world’s most challenging water issues, announced today it has been honored by Engage for Good (formerly the Cause Marketing Forum) with the Gold Halo Award in the Employee Engagement category. 

The Halo Awards are North America’s highest honor for corporate social initiatives and cause marketing. The award looks at social good campaigns and initiatives targeted at employees and/or consumers involving a company and a cause. 

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