Drink Local. Drink Tap., headquartered in Cleveland, is on a mission to creatively reconnect people with water through film, photography, art, education, adopting beaches, and volunteering. The organization encourages Great Lakes and fresh water communities to use water in more sustainable ways and share water wealth across the globe.
Below, the founder of the organization has delivered a list of reasons why people in Northeast Ohio and globally should absolutely LOVE Lake Erie. Read on!
Erin Huber is a social entrepreneur and the founding executive director of Drink Local. Drink Tap., Inc. She has a decade-long history of civic engagement, project management, working with youth, mentoring, leadership, volunteerism, environmental stewardship, and academic accomplishments proven by an extensive list of awards and honors. In 2013, she was selected to present at bigBANG! in Cleveland, Ohio, named one of Cleveland’s Most Interesting People of 2012 by Cleveland Magazine, inducted into the 2012 Mentor High School (Ohio) Alumni Hall of Fame, awarded the 2012 Distinguished Alumni Award from the Urban College at Cleveland State University and featured as a water action figure by Circle of Blue. Ms. Huber is the executive producer of the 2014 documentary, “Making Waves,” and advocates for safe water through speaking engagements domestically and designing and building safe water projects globally in east Africa. Her mission is to save our water and save lives. She is a native Northeast Ohioan currently residing in Cleveland, Ohio. She has earned at B.S. in Environmental Science: Policy and Planning, and a M.S. in Urban Studies at Cleveland State University.