Entry Summary

WaterMe: A browser extension for Google Chrome encourages productivity while at the same time promoting and encouraging donations to various water charities. It works by taking sites you consider unproductive and redirecting them to donation sites!

App Instructions

1) Install Here: https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/waterme/bdcdflbhhjjgojppmbmelpmoiigjdfea 2) Open extension by clicking blue "water-drop" icon in top right hand corner of your browser. 3) Click "Unproductive URL's" and enter a comma separated list of URL's you consider unproductive 4) Click "Home" and switch Productivity mode to "ON".


I wanted a way for individuals to be more aware of charities that deal with public health while browsing online!

What it does

The app is a chrome extension that redirects a list of sites that you deem "unproductive" to charities/organizations that promote health through water, clean sanitation, and hygiene (EH-24). The hope is that you will eventually come across a charity and donate!

How I built it

I built it using a host of chrome extension tools and javascript!

What's next for WaterMe

Find even more charities to add that promote public health!

Intro Video

You can find an introduction (and usage) video here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aFYaJBZcH2A

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