ITT Corporation announced [on 20 October 2008] a strategic partnership with Mercy Corps as part of its corporate philanthropy program, ITT Watermark. The partnership includes a three-year, $1 million commitment to help provide safe water during emergencies created by natural catastrophes such as floods, droughts and earthquakes. ITT’s announcement was made from the Water Environment Federation’s annual conference in Chicago.
[...] As part of the ITT Watermark initiative, ITT has established an Emergency Response Committee responsible for the coordinated deployment of ITT resources directly to disaster sites during water-related emergencies. The committee will work with Mercy Corps during the balance of  to develop a plan for reducing risks and implementing turn-key emergency response protocol.
[...] This relationship with Mercy Corps is the second strategic partnership for ITT Watermark. In August , the company announced it had partnered with Water For People [...] to provide safe water, sanitation and hygiene education to 300 schools in Asia and Latin America by 2010.
Source: ITT Watermark, 22 Oct 2008