Donation will empower communities around the world with access to safe drinking water, sanitation, and hygiene

SEATTLE, Wash. (OCTOBER 16, 2018) — Seattle-based Mountain Safety Research® (MSR®), is excited to announce that online outdoor retailer Moosejaw® will donate 10 percent of its MSR water filter and purifier sales to the MSR Impact Project moving forward. Moosejaw’s ongoing donations will provide continued support to the MSR Impact Project, funding safe drinking water, sanitation, and hygiene projects around the world.

“We’re excited to have Moosejaw onboard as our first official sponsor of the MSR Impact Project,” says Patrick Diller, MSR Global Health. “MSR’s work in global health was built with partnerships for sustainable impact, and partners like Moosejaw will be critical as we continue to improve quality of life for people around the world.”

With partners like Moosejaw, the MSR Impact Project and MSR Global Health have helped to provide safe drinking water to over half a million people worldwide. “We are thrilled to partner with MSR’s Impact Project and our amazing customers in helping more people enjoy safe drinking water across the world and look forward to a successful campaign,” says Dan Pingree, CMO of Moosejaw.

The MSR Impact Project was launched in June 2018 to increase access to safe drinking water and hygiene through life-changing technologies and long-term, local partnerships.

MSR and Moosejaw partnered in 2017 to deploy 76 MSR Community Chlorine Makers to communities in Niger, Ghana, Sri Lanka, and Guatemala, helping more than 15,000 people find access to safe drinking water, sanitation, and hygiene.

About MSR® (Mountain Safety Research®)

Seattle-based MSR has been engineering standard-setting high-performance outdoor equipment since 1969. A commitment to quality manufacturing and innovation ensures customers are outfitted with the finest, most reliable gear available for outdoor adventures. MSR product lines include: stoves, fuel, cookware, water treatment and hydration systems, shelters, snowshoes, snow tools, and backcountry poles. The majority of MSR products are made in the company’s Seattle, U.S.A. and Cork, Ireland manufacturing facilities. For more information, visit www.msrgear.com.

About Moosejaw

Moosejaw is the most fun outdoor retailer on the planet, according to our moms. I bet they brag about us all the time to their friends who are most likely named Doris or Agatha. We adhere to our core values, including "Make Customers Love Us," "Only Do Cool Stuff" and I think there's one about never feeding gremlins after midnight. Or was that before midnight? I can never remember that one. Oh well. Plus we have all the coolest outdoor brands with all the latest and greatest apparel and gear for venturing out into the unknown, or at least looking like you could.

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