Water.org is a global nonprofit organization that empowers people living in poverty with access to safe water and sanitation through affordable financing. Co-founded by celebrity Matt Damon and water expert Gary White, Water.org partners with local financial institutions, helps connect families in small loans, which families use to install water taps or sanitation facilities to their homes.

No longer needing to wait in long lines or walk miles each day to collect water, time, energy, and other resources can be invested in school, work, and family – giving many the opportunity to break from a cycle of poverty. It is a proven and powerful solution that has changed more than 26 million lives around the world.