SWAROVSKI + charity: water


Swarovski has teamed up with charity: water in order to bring clean, safe drinking water to some of the billion people in the world without it. On June 25th, 2009 Blake Lively unveiled a special edition Swarovski CRYSTALLIZED ™ necklace from which 100% of the proceeds benefit charity: water.



Almost a billion people on the planet don't have access to clean and safe drinking water. That's one in eight of us.

charity: water is a non profit organization bringing clean, safe drinking water to people in developing nations. 100% of all public donations go to direct project costs, funding sustainable clean water solutions in areas of greatest need. Just $20 can give one person access to clean drinking water.
The water crisis.
Almost one billion people on our planet lack access to safe, clean drinking water. That's one in eight of us. Unsafe water and lack of basic sanitation cause more deaths each year than all forms of violence, including war. Learn more >
How you can help.
You can help fund water projects. An average water projects costs $5,000 and can serve about 250 people with clean, safe drinking water. Just $20 can give one person access to clean drinking water. Donate >
Proving it in Google Maps.
charity: water proves every completed project using photos and GPS coordinates plotted in Google Maps. See where every completed charity: water project is located here »