Welcome to Water and Education International!​

WEI is a global humanitarian organization that was founded and incorporated in 2007 by Ricky Nutt, a veteran school official. WEI is under the leadership and direction of Renee Box, President and Chief Executive Officer. WEI’s driving purpose is addressing the need for safe water in developing countries and educational opportunities of the world. WEI also promotes wellness through health education.

The mission of WEI is to combat poverty and disease while promoting education, sustainability, wellness, and nutrition by providing safe water and educational opportunities to the underprivileged on the global community thereby improving their quality of life.

To carry out its mission, WEI identifies and partners with indigenous organizations while soliciting support of small businesses, churches, individuals, corporate and private entities.

What we do

Years of Service
Founded and incorporated in 2007 by Ricky Nutt, a veteran school official
Volunteer Trips
Distributing food, medical aid and spiritual enrichment to the community
Projects Completed
Water cistern and latrine projects built for Haiti communities in need
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Student Sponsorships
Our Gonaives, Haiti school has a 99% success rate for students passing the Government exams

meet our team

Renee Box
President and CEO
George Brown
President of International Affairs
Vaughn Walston
Chairman Nominating Committee
Eric Smith
Chief Financial Officer
Barada Simmons
Director, Client Relationship Management
Cynthia Brown
Director, Financial and Fiduciary Management
Rebecca Wheeler Walston
General Counsel