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Call out sanitation injustice! No public toilets? Lead-tainted water? Authorities that cut water supply cut when residents can’t pay bills? Algal blooms due to failing teatment systems?

Volunteer With Us

Our volunteer-powered organization welcomes contributions of time and talent. The following volunteer opportunities can be adapted to our shared interests and your individual requirements. If you are interested, fill out the contact form below.

  • Social media volunteers
  • Web content creators
  • Research assistants
  • Guest bloggers (see below) and citizen journalists
  • Editors
  • Community organizers
  • Emergency response experts/presenters


PHLUSH in the Parade

Join our Board of Directors

We're currently looking for additional members of our Board of Directors to help us ensure the organization is administered appropriately, and help expand our network and financial capacity. 

We are seeking individuals with one or more of the following skills:

  1. Identifying potential corporate partnerships or funding opportunities
  2. Grant writing
  3. Non-profit accounting/financial reporting
  4. Volunteer recruitment and management

The Board of Directors' time commitment is approximately 3 hours/month, including one 60-75 minute board meeting per month and assistance with administrative functions, sponsorship/funding research, keeping up-to-date on sanitation news and research, and networking with journalists or other sanitation organizations.

Please fill out the contact form below if you are interested or have any questions.

Write a Blog Post

PHLUSH welcomes guest content to add to our blog! We have wide readership across the world and feature a broad range of topics within the realm of public restrooms and sanitation. If you are interested in writing a blog post for us, please first review our GUEST BLOG POST GUIDELINES.

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A Recap of the U.S. WASH Convening: Part I

In early May, Ashley and Genevieve traveled cross-country for a whirlwind week in Washington DC at the inaugural United States WASH (Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene) Convening! We’d like to thank our friends at DigDeep and Water For People for putting this incredible conference together, including funding for travel and lodging…


The Importance of Inclusive Restroom Signage

Professional photographer Mark Chester did not intentionally find the issue of inclusivity in restroom access - the issue found him. Chester began photographing restroom signs 12 years ago. In conducting this work, Chester began pondering the relationship between signage and inclusivity. What he found is that the barriers to equitable…


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  The scariest thing about natural disasters is that they can happen out of nowhere so you need to be prepared. Does your family know what to do if a tornado, hurricane, or wildfire erupts around your home? In addition to creating an emergency response kit, an emergency plan is…