Making an impact

With your help, we have empowered more than six million people with access to safe water and sanitation. And there's more to be done. With programs and people working in 14 countries, we're scaling and exploring new markets and solutions to help end the water crisis.

We invite you to see how your support changes lives by learning more about our smart solutions, where we work, the people we empower and the magnitude of the water crisis.

How we work

Our solutions focus on empowerment through access to affordable financing. For millions around the world, access to funds in is the only thing that stands between them and safe water and sanitation in their home. Our solutions focus on breaking down this financial barrier and bringing hope and opportunity to those in need.

Learn more about our smart solutions

Where we work

In 14 countries on three continents around the world, we are turning your generosity into opportunity. Learn more about the water crisis and our programs in each country by exploring the links to the left.

Water.org empowers families around the world
6 M
lives changed with access to safe water and sanitation
1.4 M loans disbursed
69 active partners
663 M people lack access to safe water
2.4 B lack access to improved sanitation
1 M people killed by water-related disease each year

The global water crisis

Today, 1 in 10 people lack access to safe water and 1 in 3 people lack access to a toilet. We can change this. When you support Water.org, you are helping us to put an end to the crisis that disproportionately affects women and children, causes disease and hinders education and economy.  Let's work together to make the power of water available to all.

A woman stands in a field of flowers near Bangalore, India

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