From teaching secondary school maths to running a marathon, trekking the Himalayas and jumping out of a plane. Read Narinjan's inspiring story >
In his final year of a politics degree Zac Clayton decided to plan a worldwide cycle challenge to fundraise and raise awareness of WaterAid's work. Find out more >
Jenny and Nadine
Long-time friends Nadine Bazar, 51, and Jenny Brown, 43, were inspired to swim in the ladies ponds three times a week for a year to raise money for WaterAid. Even this year's snowy conditions didn't stop them from breaking their routine! Support them today >
In 2011 and 2012, veteran writer and explorer Anthony Smith rafted across the Atlantic to raise money for WaterAid. The An-Tiki raft adventure began back in 2010 when Smith took out an advertisement in the Daily Telegraph. It read: "Fancy rafting across the Atlantic? Famous traveller requires three crew. Must be OAP. Serious adventurers only." He went on to cross the Atlantic! Read the full story on the BBC website here >
Last year, Amy Kane, 6, was moved by the information shown on television about families in poorer countries who don't have fresh water. She approached her Headmaster about fundraising for WaterAid and during the summer term Amy held, with help from friends, family and her school in West Yorkshire, a huge bun sale which raised an impressive £145.65. Great work, Amy!