PITCH is an innovative system for community-based rainwater harvesting, designed to help the more than one billion people globally without access to clean water.
PITCH:AFRICA will harness Africa's passion and enthusiasm for soccer to provide clean water, as well as address a wide-range of community needs including education, access to health care, food cultivation and economic development to create sustainable, thriving communities.
Last week while flipping through the channels I came across a news report about PITCH: AFRICA. What I saw immediately drew me in and I wanted to know everything about it. I first saw people playing soccer on some weird looking blue field but as I kept watching I realized that this weird blue field is actually an amazing way to help villages in Africa harvest rainwater. PITCH: AFRICA, which is a project put on by the Annenberg Foundation who has also teamed up with Charlize … more