Support Mentors + Students In Grand Rapids At Better Together

Join the Affinity Mentoring team, mentors, students, and partners in the newly renovated Kindel Room at the Goei Center on Thursday, May 2, for an evening of tapas, drinks, and stories. You’ll experience Affinity in a warm, relaxing environment, have the opportunity to participate in a fun silent auction, meet...

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Wondering What 20 Liters Was Up To In 2018?

Well, wonder no more—their new annual report is now available online at 20liters.org/annual-report. Read reflections from their board members, recipient stories, and more. And if you’re more tactile than techy, printed copies are available in the Welcome Center. 

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January 28: SEE Story Collective

Solutions to End Exploitation [SEE] has an enriching experience waiting for you. Purchase tickets for this Wealthy Street Theatre event at their Facebook page: SEE-Solutions-to-End-Exploitation.

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Participate From Your Home

Want to get involved but having trouble making evening meetings? On Jan 24 at 5:30pm, 20 Liters will be hosting our Engaging Liters event on Facebook Live and you can join from anywhere! Make sure you follow 20 Liters on Facebook [facebook.com/20liters] and you will get a notification when we go live.

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National Mentoring Month

It’s time for a shout out and a big thank you to the mentors and match sponsors that support elementary and middle school students at Burton and elementary students at SWCC. On Jan 24 we will enjoy Mentor Appreciation Night at the Knickerbocker. Find more info at affinitymentoring.org. Affinity is the Community Tap partner for the Knickerbocker – New...

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Tap Into Filter Builds

SAM3 Filter Builds will be starting soon and we need your help. Don’t miss out on this opportunity to make a difference for clean water and spend time with other like minded folks. Visit make.20liters.org to join our volunteer update email list or to sign up for an event.

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Building Filters—Not Your Thing?

Then participate in another way on Wednesday, Nov 14 for Engaging Liters: A Closer Look at Clean Water. Engaging Liters takes you deeper into the mission and programs of 20 Liters to help you discover why clean water matters to you and what you can do to make clean water...

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Sign Up To Serve

Volunteers are the life-blood of 20 Liters. From building filters to running events, you make our work possible. When you give your time and talent, you’re joining hundreds of volunteers in the United States and Rwanda to facilitate access to clean, safe water for those who lack it. See the...

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Get Your Hands Dirty For Clean Water

Roll up your sleeves and put your hands on the solutions to the global water crisis. 20 Liters’ filter builds are a great way for families, small groups, offices, and sports teams to get in on the action and make a difference for those without access to clean water. So...

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Mentoring Is An Awesome Adventure

And so was their fall Adventure day! On Saturday, Oct 6, Affinity Mentoring invited mentors, students, and their families to enjoy an outdoor adventure at YMCA Camp Manitou-Lin. Camp activities include canoeing, rock climbing, archery, nature walk, tie dye, arts and crafts, and outdoor games. It was a great opportunity...

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Hours Become Days. Days Become Years.

Angela joined our mentorship program in 2nd grade as a student at Burton Elementary. 15 years later Angela and her mentor, Wendy, still keep in touch. Now an Affinity Mentoring staff member, Angela shares the profound impact mentoring has had on her life.

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On Aug 19, We’re Toasting 20 Liters

Thank you to everyone that joined us on July 22 for our first Food Truck Feast! On Sunday, August 19, we’re doing it all again, but this time you’ll have the opportunity to learn more about all of the amazing work that 20 Liters has accomplished over the past 10...

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