Rose's story, then and now
Four years ago we documented Rose’s story. At the time she had just taken a small, affordable loan to give her family a toilet and water at home. Since that time, life has only improved for Rose...Read More
Since the launch of our efforts in Uganda in 2009, we’ve had significant success, reaching 10,000 people first through direct impact and then 68,000 over approximately three years through loans made available through WaterCredit.
Due to Water.org’s programs and the trend of financial institutions increasing their client base within the base of the economic pyramid, there is now demand from financial institutions for developing water and sanitation portfolios. Our current partners are actively implementing WaterCredit, with opportunity to scale with these existing partners and add new partners.
With your help, we've reached more than 68,000 people in just three years, with the opportunity to change more lives in the future.
When approaching Abusha Day School one can’t help but smile upon hearing the unavoidable sound of more than 200 little ones joyfully singing while others confidently recite their alphabet. This sound, these moments, are made possible by a staff dedicated to the education of future generations in Uganda, and access to safe water and toilets on the school campus.Read More
Uganda is the country Rose calls home, and finally, the water-related issues faced by so many in Uganda will no longer affect her family.Read More
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