The story of WaterCredit
Watch as we share with you how WaterCredit progressed into what is now, a solution that is empowering millions of people in need in India and around the world.Read more
Since 2005, Water.org has played a significant role in India’s progress towards improved water, sanitation and hygiene. Through WaterCredit, we have empowered more than 7 million people across twelve states with access to safe water and sanitation. By partnering with different types of organizations, including microfinance institutions, self-help group federations, housing finance corporations, commercial banks, payment banks, social enterprises and the Government of India, Water.org is mobilizing resources and sharing knowledge to increase access to improved sanitation and safe water.
With your help, we've disbursed more than 1.6 million loans, providing more than $345 million in loans to families in need of safe water and sanitation in India.
Without a water tap at home, Manjula had no choice but to carry a 20-30 pound container back-and-forth each day from a community water tank about a kilometer from her home.Read more
A few dozen kilometers south of Bangalore, India, something new is blooming.Read more
To help us reach more people in need of safe water and sanitation in India, donate today.Donate