Ann Flemings

Director of Advancement

Why I’m here: Water to Thrive’s mission is what got me excited about working here. Simple yet powerful; Build wells, change lives. Then, meeting the team absolutely blew me away! I am amazed by what this small, yet mighty nonprofit does to truly change lives in a direct and high-impact way. It is thrilling for me to be able to say that your donation to Water to Thrive can transform a life forever. Having the opportunity to make the world a better place in such a profound way is gratifying, and I am humbled.

What I love about my work: Giving feels good, and I love helping people feel great! I am a long-time fundraising professional with experience in both nonprofit and academic settings. When a donor connects with the impact they are making through their giving, their hearts expand, and their worldview is forever changed. This is a remarkable experience, and I am grateful to be part of their philanthropic journeys. I am looking forward to getting to know all the donors and volunteers. I can’t wait to learn their stories and discover what motivated them to get involved in this powerful cause. Lastly, I am excited to help this amazing nonprofit expand its financial base so we can provide more sustainable well projects, bringing safe, clean water to those in need and transforming many more lives, making the world a much better place in the process.