everyone gets together, this idea of bringing water to Africa is
It's possible, and we can do it right now. I tell you, it will
revolutionize that continent." - Bono on the Oprah Winfrey
The African Well Fund,
for the booklet… `U2 O' is the best gift I could have
gotten on my birthday. Don't let anyone tell you this stuff
is fringe…it's at the very centre of God's purpose for
all of us.
it a "Beautiful Day" in Africa!
In honor of Bono's birthday on May 10, and in acknowledgement
of his activism on behalf of Africa, we are asking
U2 fans for donations throughout the month of April.
year we asked U2 fans for donations hoping to raise
at least $1,000.00 to build a well in Africa for Bono’s
birthday. Instead you gave $10,253.18! Enough money
to build 10 wells, one of which is pictured here.
here to see the report on the wells that have been
built, and are in the process of being built, funded
by last years successful fundraiser.
you'd like to know how your donation will be
used in Africa to provide clean water for those who
need it, please download
this pdf information sheet courtesy of Africare.
you would like to donate online using: Visa, Mastercard
or Diners Club credit card or by online check please
follow this link: www.africare.org.
the "Click here to make your gift to Africare."
link found at the bottom of the page, then click the
Sign Up button. Once on the donation
page fill out the online form and when asked "How
would you like to help?" choose "I
am a donor from the African Well Fund website"
from the pull-down menu.
If you'd like to send your donation via mail please
download this donation form, print out and send it with
your donation to: Africare, Attention: African Well
Fund, 440 R Street, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20001-1935,
USA. If paying by check or money order please be
sure to write in the memo area: "African Well Fund
Call 1-202-462-3614 and mention the code U204 when you
donate to ensure the funds go to this cause.
Sign 2004 Birthday Card
year we were able to send a birthday card compiled of
messages and signatures of those who donated to Bono.
Africare produced a plaque that was included. This year
we will be collecting messages and signatures of donors
online to send to Bono on May 10th. After donating please
here to add your name.