Did You Know?...
Every 15 seconds, a child dies from water related diseases.
Water-related diseases are the leading cause of death for children under age 5.
At any given time, half of the world's hospital beds are occupied by patients suffering from a water-related disease.
...Global Efforts Are Working!
According to the World Health Organization 2015 report...
91% of the global population (6.6 billion people) uses an improved drinking water source, up from 76% in 1990.
For the first time, the total population without access to improved drinking water globally has fallen below 700 million, now at 663 million.
CLEAN WATER FOR THE WORLD FACTS
Water purification systems are built and distributed at NO CHARGE to communities without access to potable water.
Systems are placed in public settings so it is ACCESSIBLE TO EVERYONE.
Systems are ELECTRICAL or SOLAR POWERED depending on the community.
Systems purify water for a village of 150 FAMILIES.
250 water purification systems have been installed in 17 countries
On a daily basis, 192,000 gallons of clean drinking water satisfies the needs of more than 36,000 people.
With proper set up and use, intestinal illnesses are significantly lowered.
Join the Movement to Save Lives!
Donate directly to Clean Water for the World (90% of all donations go to the cost of building and shipping water purification systems).
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-Janet Ray, Executive Director
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