WATER IS THE KEY
 THAT OPENS DOORS TO THE FUTURE

HOURS OF LIFE GIVEN BACK

   It is so painful to think I have been wasting 3 months every year of my life fetching water.

 

Now, we have water, everything is changing.

 

I can become what I've dreamed of.

 

—  Irena Alfredo

     Community of Sota

 OUR MISSION

 

We evoke change by providing access to clean water, sanitation and income-generating opportunities while partnering with communities on a platform of empowerment, self-reliance, and sustainability. 

 

 OUR STRATEGY

Creating access to clean water is the vital first step, but that is only the beginning.

We work hard to create sustainable projects that equip and empower

individuals using new water as the platform.
 

EVERY COMMUNITY PROJECT WE DO INCORPORATES THE FOLLOWING:

1/1

 OUR IMPACT 

 
 

OUR PROMISE

100% MODEL

 

When you donate, 100% goes directly to the field to solve the issue you care about. Our running costs are covered separately. 

CONNECTING YOU

 

We direct your money to specific projects and prove it to you. You receive content to know exactly where your donation has gone.

SUSTAINABILITY

 

We are committed to creating sustainable projects so that your dollar goes even further. 

THANKS TO YOU

we have achieved some great things

21

COMMUNITIES 

Have had been successfully completed with the Water Underground Model and a success rate of 95% of programs.

38,422

PEOPLE

Have access water, and improved sanitation facilities throughout 21 communities.

12,474

CHILDREN

Now have better learning environments in the school with water, sanitation, menstrual hygiene centers, and agriculture programs incorporated into curriculum.

1,281

YOUNG GIRLS

Have continued their schooling into Secondary School - where 7th grade would have been the normal end of their school experience.

418

NEW LEADERS

Majority women, have emerged and been given a voice and responsibility that allows them to guide their community towards development. 

1,825

HOURS

The amount of hours, on average, that each woman has saved per year now that they don't have to fetch water - and can pursue other income activities.

92%

SCHOOL ATTENDANCE

There has been a 30% average increase in attendance rates, and a 36% increase in enrollment. 

80%

REDUCTION IN DISEASE

Cases of diarrheal diseases and ailments caused by a lack of access to clean water and poor hygiene have been dramatically reduced.

We open the doors to better health, education, opportunity and empowerment-
while guiding people as they embrace it for the very first time. 
 
WATER IS OUR ACCESS KEY.

 

 

We are dedicated to providing access to clean water, sanitation and income generation while partnering with communities to empower individuals with the tools - after water is available - to not simply survive, but THRIVE.

 WHO WE ARE

 YOU HAVE THEY KEYS

The keys to opening the doors of life are in your pocket.

We need your help.

Here is how you can make a difference,

and change someone's life forever.

 THIS IS SOLVABLE

Simply put,

Access to safe and reliable water

is not a reality for 663 million people.

Access to reliable, clean water doesn’t just sustain life,

it is the key that opens the door to health, education, income, agriculture, empowerment and dignity.

 

Learn how water traps millions of people in poverty - and why our work focuses not simply on gaining access to this precious liquid, but how we use it to transform lives.

 

 
 
LET US NOT BE DEFINED 
BY WHAT WE HAVE...
But by what we give. 

DONATE NOW

GIVE

MONTHLY

FUNDRAISE

100% of your donation goes directly to the field.

Our running costs are covered separately.

 

We are a registered 501(c)(3) non-profit organization

meaning that your donation is entirely tax deductible.

CREATE A LEGACY  - 
SPONSOR AN ENTIRE PROJECT

$25,000 can bring an entire community clean water, access to sanitation and hygiene for every student in the school, a 12,000 sq ft garden and new leadership that will all transform their future forever. 

 

We commemorate your sponsorship with customized granite plaques, real-time personal video updates, opportunities to interact with the community members, and media content that forever connects you. Want to come into the field to see your project? We can talk about that as well. 

 

You also receive a customized piece of jewelry from the Coordinates Collection with the GPS coordinates of the community you will impact forever. 

 

Reach out to us so that we can make this experience as personal as possible. 

-  The Well  -
 

 EXPERIENCE

THE CHANGE

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LET'S DO SOMETHING AMAZING TOGETHER

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We are proudly based in Los Angeles, California

© 2017 Water Underground

WATER UNDERGROUND

is a registered 501(c)3 non-profit organization.

100% of your donation is tax-deductible.

EIN 47-1938005

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