Take Action

1. Host a screening

Organize your own screening of the DFW film. We will work with you to maximize visibility and support for your event. If you are interested in hosting a screening, please use the link below to contact us.

Host A Screening

2. Buy DVD/ Watch Pay Per View

Compathos Foundation (501c3) producers of Drawn from Water the Movie, is proud to support partner organizations working in the areas of harmful tribal practices and child welfare in Southern Ethiopia.




Pay per View proceeds go to Global Team for Local Initiatives (GTLI) mingi child sponsorship programs. You can also DONATE to GTLI Orphans and Vulnerable Children sponsorship Program at Razoo.



3. Spread the word

Use the share tools on the landing page to share video clips with your friends, family and social networks. Use the facebook option and social links to help us spread the word. Take a moment to share the story.

4. Donate

Donations go to Global Team Local Initiatives (GTLI) child sponsorship program which builds a safe haven and provides for the needs of "mingi" children. GTLI, an established non profit combining good stewardship and compassion, has earned trust and respect from tribal communities, local officials and neighboring communities. GTLI’s successful track record in care, community development and ending harmful tribal practices is bringing hope to many.