WaterWays

Clean Water, Healthy Communities

aka Caribbean SEA;   |   Chattanooga, TN   |  www.mywaterways.org

Mission

To empower young people to lead their communities to protect and restore their environment through collaborative watershed projects. Our goal is clean water for all, from source to tap!

Ruling year info

2004

Executive Director

Mary Beth H Sutton

Main address

PO Box 4437

Chattanooga, TN 37405 USA

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EIN

20-1065856

NTEE code info

Natural Resource Conservation and Protection (C30)

Single Organization Support (B11)

Single Organization Support (O11)

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Our programs

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Outdoor and Environmental Education

Provide hands on outdoor and environmental education opportunities for school groups, after school programs, and communities.

Population(s) Served
Children and youth
Families

Empowering community members, schools, churches and businesses to improve protection of our watersheds, our stream and river water since that is what provides our drinking water and recreational waters. Accomplished through green infrastructure, septic tank rehab, stream bank stabilization, native plant enhancement, particularly in the riparian zone and for pollinators. Also work in conjunction with land trusts to preserve watershed lands.

Population(s) Served
Adults
Families

Coral Reef education and protection program through teaching snorkeling to young people (of all ages!). Also teach fisher folk, teachers, and community members about the reef and how their actions can impact the reefs.

Population(s) Served
Children and youth
Adults

Full immersion program during school breaks to teach young people why their water/ watershed is important and how their actions can either help or hinder its health.

Population(s) Served
Children and youth

Homeowner and business certification and award program for citizens who take care of our water sources by the actions they take at their homes and businesses.

Population(s) Served
Families
Adults

Groups of school children, homeschoolers, or community members are trained to monitor and take care of their adopted stream section. This includes water sampling, litter removal, and native plant restoration.

Population(s) Served
Children and youth
Families

Where we work

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WaterWays

Board of directors
as of 08/27/2022
SOURCE: Self-reported by organization
Board chair

Mark Curran

Robert Blenker

Genevra Garmendia

Connie Hill

Gillian Gollop

Andrew Novobilski

Paula Valero

Laurena Primus

Margaret Monplaisir

Organizational demographics

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Female, Not transgender (cisgender)
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Heterosexual or Straight
Disability status
Person without a disability

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