Founded in 2007, The Rain Barrel Depot is headquartered in North Atlanta and owned by Gene and Peggy Kelly.
“Our mission is to help people conserve water resources and be better stewards of the water we have been given,” says founder, Gene Kelly. Furthermore he adds, “The days of cutting a faucet on in our own country and without counting the costs is quickly coming to an end.”
The 1982 UGA graduate of the College of Business was in the residential construction business when an Earthcraft class called his attention to the opportunity of water sustainability. Conservation and access to clean water has been a concern ever since. read more