5$ donation to Water.org - Provides a lasting access to safe water for one person in the developing world.$ 5.00 CAD
The cost to reach one person with lasting access to safe water or sanitation through Water.org's programs is $5. This means donations of $5+ help change people’s lives long-term. (20+ years)
Water.org is an international nonprofit organization that has positively transformed millions of lives around the world with access to safe water and sanitation. Founded by Gary White and Hollywood Star Matt Damon, Water.org pioneers market-driven financial solutions to the global water crisis — breaking down barriers to give women hope, children health, and families a bright future.
- 785 million people — about 1 in 9 — lack access to safe water;
- 2 billion people — about 1 in 3 — lack access to a toilet;
- Every two minutes a child dies from a water and sanitation-related disease;
- Nearly 1 million people die each year from water, sanitation and hygiene-related diseases.
Water.org is dedicated to changing this, empowering families through access to affordable financing and expert resources to make household water and toilet solutions a reality.