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Sponsors & Supporters

Giorgio Armani Acqua for Life

For the 7th year, Giorgio Armani Fragrances returned as national partner of the UNICEF Tap Project through its “Acqua for Life” campaign. The company donated $ 15 to the U.S. Fund for UNICEF for each Acqua for Life Acqua di Giò limited edition cologne, and $5 for each Acqua di Giò fragrance spray and Acqua di Gioia fragrance gift set purchased in the U.S. from March 1-31, 2016,and $1 for each Acqua for Life bracelet with sample fragrance purchased from February 1, 2016, to June 30, 2016.

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S’well® was proud to support the UNICEF Tap Project for the second year in 2016. With a $100,000 donation, S’well helped the U.S. Fund for UNICEF’s campaign for clean water bring access to safe water to the world’s most vulnerable children.

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Thank you to all the UNICEF Tap Project supporters whose generous donations are helping provide clean water to the world’s most vulnerable children.**

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**Subject to the pledged limits from our generous donors and sponsors. See on your desktop for more information. Standard data rates will apply.

What You Can Do To Help

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Even a small $15 donation can provide 1 year of clean water.

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