- Global Ambassador Michael Phelps: Phelps will continue to encourage his millions of social media followers to turn off the faucet, because #EveryDropCounts.
- Times Square Takeover: Colgate will take over select billboards in Times Square from 11:30AM - 2:30PM on World Water Day, showcasing "Save Water" reminders. Mina Guli will also address reporters about the issue of water conservation.
- Water Waste Documentary Series: Colgate is helping produce a series of documentaries featuring Ms. Guli, highlighting water scarcity in the Great Salt Lake; explaining water origins in the Catskills of New York; and presenting innovative solutions to help California's agriculture.
- CNN PSA: A 60-second PSA will air on CNN on March 21 and 22, highlighting the three-part documentary series.
Inspired individuals and families can pledge to turn off the faucet at EveryDropCounts.Colgate.com and spread the message of water conservation using #EveryDropCounts this World Water Day and every day.1 http://advances.sciencemag.org/content/2/2/e1500323.full About Colgate ® Colgate is a leading global consumer products company, tightly focused on Oral Care, Personal Care, Home Care and Pet Nutrition. Colgate sells its products in over 200 countries and territories around the world under such internationally recognized brand names as Colgate, Palmolive, Speed Stick, Lady Speed Stick, Softsoap, Irish Spring, Protex, Sorriso, Kolynos, elmex, Tom's of Maine, Sanex, Ajax, Axion, Fabuloso, Soupline, and Suavitel, as well as Hill's Science Diet, Hill's Prescription Diet and Hill's Ideal Balance. For more information about Colgate's global business, visit the Company's web site at http://www.colgatepalmolive.com. To learn more about Colgate Bright Smiles, Bright Futures® oral health education program, please visit http://www.colgatebsbf.com. CL-C About Mina Guli The founder and Ambassador for Thirst, Mina is a global leader, an entrepreneur and adventurer passionate and committed to making a difference in the world. Thirst is harnessing social media and technology to inform and inspire 14-24 year olds about water and the steps they can take to reduce their own water consumption. Mina is also a keen ultra-distance athlete, having started running only at the age of 22 after a severe injury. Named as one of the 50 greatest leaders in the world by Fortune, Mina runs to raise awareness and inspire action around the global water crisis and in doing so, has set two world firsts. In 2016 in just 7 weeks, Mina ran 40 marathons across 7 deserts on 7 continents. In 2017, Mina ran 40 marathons in 40 days on 6 continents down 6 of the World's great rivers - to promote the UN's Sustainable Development Goal 6 (water). Now in partnership with the United Nations Development Program, Mina is currently planning her next expedition - to run 100 marathons in 100 days for 1 reason: water.