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$75 Add this gift item to your shopping cart

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Improve Water Add this gift item to your wishlist or registry

Protect a watershed

Water for People

This gift will provide fencing and/or tree planting to protect a watershed in rural Honduras. This will help ensure the highest quality water for a gravity-fed water supply system. more

$250 Add this gift item to your shopping cart

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Your gift will provide a KickStart pump for one family, lifting them out of poverty forever. What does "out of poverty" look like? It means a family has enough food to eat, decent clothes and shelter, enough money to send ALL of their children to school and STILL have money left over to invest in the future. more

$100 Add this gift item to your shopping cart

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Your gift will allow a mason to construct a 4,300 cubic liter rainwater jar that can provide water storage for 20 people. more

$40 Add this gift item to your shopping cart

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Your gift will pay for one hour of a researcher's time to build on current efforts to address sustainability issues in palm oil, cotton, soy, sugar, coffee and other commodities by looking across commodities. more

$40 Add this gift item to your shopping cart

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Safe drinking water

Water for People

This gift will provide a sustainable, safe water supply for one person in the developing world. It might be a child who will no longer be sick and can go to school. Or a woman who will no longer have spend hours every day hauling water for her family. more

$100 Add this gift item to your shopping cart

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Prevent Poisoning Add this gift item to your wishlist or registry

Arsenic water filter

Water for People

Your $100 gift for a share of an arsenic filtration unit (total cost $2,000) will help protect the lives and health of West Bengali people for years to come. This simple filtration column is attached to a well and utilizes activated alumina to safely remove arsenic from the groundwater before it reaches the tap. more

$5,000 Add this gift item to your shopping cart

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Rainwater harvesting systems with a capacity of 100,000 liters are enough to meet water and sanitations needs for 500 school children for 6 months. more

$100 Add this gift item to your shopping cart

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This gift will pay for 130 children to receive health and sanitation education classes. We are constructing five community spring water catchment systems and pit latrines for individual households and the local elementary school, and providing health education, community development and technical training. more

$100 Add this gift item to your shopping cart

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Build A Latrine Add this gift item to your wishlist or registry

Facilities for 12

WaterAid America

Your gift will provide a pit latrine for two household compounds -- but your generosity will extend far beyond that! By providing ready convenient access to a safe and clean place to go, your gift will reduce the potential danger to women of sexual harassment, assault and animal attacks during long walks to fin... more

$1,000 Add this gift item to your shopping cart

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This gift pays for the labor, equipment and supplies needed to create a 50 foot deep well in a village that will sufficiently provide water to be used in a variety of different essential activities. This will guarantee that this necessity to human survival is made accessible to those who so urgently need it. more

$10 Add this gift item to your shopping cart

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Your gift will provide one water filter that has a tested and proven capacity to reduce the incidence of water borne illness and substantially reduce childhood diarrhea by up to 70%. more

$120 Add this gift item to your shopping cart

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One family latrine

Water for People

Give a family in need the safety, privacy, and dignity of a new dry latrine, including leach pit, commode, and shelter. With this gift, a family will no longer need to relieve themselves outside which creates an unhealthy environment and can spread disease. more