Right now, 771 million people are drinking dirty water. You can change — or even save — their lives today. Just $40/month will bring 12 people clean water every year.
Make checks payable to charity: water. If you're donating in honor of someone, sponsoring a water project or want to direct your donation to our operating costs, please write that in the memo of your check.
Unfortunately, we cannot accept donations to The Spring via check.
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charity: water is a registered charity in the UK. To make a tax-efficient donation in GBP, visit charitywateruk.org. For other international donations, we accept bank issued money orders in USD. Money orders should be made payable to charity: water and can be mailed to the address below. For donations over $6,000, we also accept wire transfers; email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Please note, only donations made by eligible US taxpayers may be tax-deductible.
We're able to accept donations in the form of stock, government (including municipal) debt and corporate debt through the Depository Trust Company (DTC). For security, settlement and reduced paperwork, electronic transfer through the DTC is preferred. This can be arranged from most brokerage accounts.
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Over the course of my life, I’ve been blessed to see so much of this planet. But the experiences that have affected me most profoundly have happened far from the stage.
Out of all the challenges I’ve seen humanity face, lack of clean water has been the most catastrophic. It affects health, livelihood, and access to education, especially for girls.
In 2010, I donated my birthday to charity: water. Together, we were able to fund eight water projects in Ethiopia. I even had the opportunity to visit those communities and see the difference clean water had made with my own eyes!
That is why I’m so passionate about charity: water’s mission to end the global water crisis in our lifetime, and why I am so proud to be sharing their mission with you today. By giving clean water, each of us can make the human experience better for someone else. I hope you’ll join us.
You deserve to give with confidence. 100% of public donations directly fund clean water projects. But we don’t stop there. From our financials, to our tech, to the environmental sustainability of our water projects: “good enough” is
Anyone can change the world for the better. (Even if their journey begins in an NYC nightclub.) Share Scott’s story of redemption with your friends and family on social media.
100% of your donation funds clean water.