Giving Tuesday

Giving Tuesday may be over, but you can still make an impact!
Lifewater International is excited as we move
forward to provide safe access to water, sanitation, & hygiene
to those who need it the most.

Give today to help families in need!


Why Donate to Lifewater?

Because lasting change involves all of us: donors, staff, and community!

Donors — "I love Lifewater's commitment to clean drinking water, health, and hygiene for the most vulnerable.” - Pamela, Donor

Staff — "I believe contributing my own efforts can make a difference in the lives of those in the community." - Zelalem, staff member

Community members — “I feel confident and beautiful because I keep my personal hygiene.” - Female Student, Ethiopia programs

Learn More About The Global Water Crisis


Every 60 seconds, a child dies from a preventable waterborne illness.


The average woman in rural Africa walks 6 kilometers (about 3.7 miles) every day to haul 40 pounds of water.


703 million people lack access to safe water. That’s 1 in 10 people on the planet.


Women and girls spend an estimated 200 million hours carrying water every day.

How Lifewater Makes A Difference


Faith in Action

We believe in serving the vulnerable in word and deed. That’s why, alongside our water, sanitation, and hygiene (WASH) work, we partner with local ministries to start bible studies, plant churches, distribute bibles, and more. Lifewater serves all people regardless of religion, listening first and walking alongside community members as neighbors.

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Remote Locations

We serve in hard-to-reach places where families are most vulnerable to waterborne illnesses. We pursue the least and the last.

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When combined, water, sanitation, and hygiene (WASH) practices can nearly eliminate waterborne diseases and water-related deaths. Lifewater staff walking alongside community members to help them adopt these habits.

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Real change happens when communities actively participate. We work on local and regional levels to create change that lasts.

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Impact Assessment

We measure, analyze, and report results each week to ensure our activities are making a transformative impact. With constant assessment, we can pivot quickly when needed.

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Appropriate Safe Water Technology

We construct long-lasting safe water solutions that utilize local ingenuity, safe water needs, and supplies that community leaders can access.

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703 Million People Lack Access To Safe Drinking Water. Consider Giving To Help Provide Safe Water, Sanitation, & Hygiene To Someone This Year!

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