What Can 3,000 Rupees Do?

3,000 Indian rupees is only ~$45 USD, but according to Bobby G., the director of our Central-Indian partner ESAF, providing a WaterCredit loan for that small amount can change everything in a woman's life.

When the pressures of collecting water are done away with, families are able to spend more time together, children are able to go to school, and women are able to earn an income.

Capital: New Delhi
Population of 1.2 billion
77 million lack access to safe water
769 million lack access to improved sanitation
59% of the total population lives on less than US$2 per day