Every 21 seconds, a child dies from a water-related illness
Women spend 200 million hours a day collecting water
More than 2.5x more people lack water than live in the United States
The majority of illness is caused by fecal matter
More people have a mobile than a toilet
Lack of community involvement causes 50% of other projects to fail


Want to change the world?

Water.org is an international organization working to solve the global water crisis. We are committed to providing safe water and improved sanitation to communities in developing countries. Working in partnership with donors and beneficiaries, we have helped people around the world develop accessible, sustainable, community-level water and sanitation services.

As we continue to grow, we are looking for more exceptional, driven, and passionate individuals to join our team. You can Apply Now for any of the open positions listed below. Due to the volume of applicants, we are unable to accept phone calls at this time.


Grants Manager – Kansas City, MO or San Francisco, CA Water.org’s Grants Manager works in the Development Department, although the position involves close working relationships with many departments, especially the International Programs, Finance and Communications teams. This individual contributes significantly to securing revenue to support the Water.org mission and to ensuring effective inter-departmental collaboration in support of our key funders. No relocation will be provided.

Information Technology

Software Engineer – Kansas City, MO
Develop and maintain software systems that improve stakeholder experiences which further the cause of Water.org. Using a variety of software development environments including .NET, PHP, Django, and JavaScript, this role will lead the back-office integration efforts of the organization in addition to contributing to user and donor-facing systems.

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