Red Dirt Provides Clean Water For Life


A Kansas City-based social business, Red Dirt, makes artist-inspired iPhone cases, where its sale proceeds go to Water.org to provide clean water around the most underserved parts of the world.

To date, Red Dirt is developing its first-ever collection of products for its Fall 2014 launch. The collection will share the same "Goods for Good" approach that the phone cases and T-shirts do - designed by artists or artisans where every $5 purchase directly goes to Water.org.

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