$17 MILLION RAISED. 2,297 PROJECTS COMPLETED. 185,000 LIVES TRANSFORMED.
Water1st was started in 2005 by a group of professionals with solid experience in the water and sanitation and fundraising sectors. Our focus was simple: build an organization from the ground up with the ability to consistently implement high-quality water and sanitation projects that provide permanent solutions for the world’s poorest communities.
We are fulfilling that vision, one community at a time. We’ve completed 2,297 projects, and not one has failed. LEARN MORE.
Water1st is a grassroots organization of more than 7,000 supporters all giving what they can to this cause. Since 2005, the Water1st community has given over $17 million to fund 2,297 projects in five countries, benefiting 185,000 people. Click here for downloadable copies of our financial audits, IRS Form 990s and annual reports.
Water1st International is a 501(c)(3) and our tax ID is 20-2601035. We’ll send you a tax receipt within a week of receiving your donation.