Thanks for taking the plunge!
Our event partner, NJI Media, filled the technicolor toilet-shaped void in our hearts that we didn’t know we had.
Silliness and substance: these are our twin priorities at DefeatDD. Breaking the poo taboo requires some creative resourcefulness, often in the form of playful humor. And before you know it, you’re flush with resources that you can use to convince friends and colleagues to join the movement.
We hope these are the values and knowledge you took home as souvenirs from our first-ever event of this kind, “Take the Plunge: A Pop-up Experience to Help Children Thrive.” We want to thank everyone who participated and shared their #TakeThePlunge takeaways on Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook!
While we wait on the edge of our splashy new toilet seat for our full set of professional event photos, here are a few of our off-the-cuff highlights!
Toilet paper rolls, soap suds, and words and images to inspire were beautifully rendered on our #TakeThePlunge backdrop:
So now that you’ve taken the plunge, what can you do next? You can share our video to generate broader awareness about the global burden of diarrheal disease and encourage greater attention and investment. We also have many other visual resources for you to absorb and share.
Ready to learn more? Check out Stop the Cycle, our state of the field report on diarrheal disease and a great one-stop resource on the global challenge and solutions and what donors, governments, and advocates can do next. And as always, follow us on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram to know what’s new in poo.
Thanks for joining the movement!