- 663 million people globally live without clean water.
- Translated: the above statistic is about 1 in 10 people of the 7.6 billion people on the planet.
- Translated: the above statistic is about double the population of the United States.
- More water stats:
We take it for granted, yet clearly we shouldn't. With news of Cape Town, South Africa undergoing a water crisis, it brings that awareness that something as simple as water can go away... and other places never really even had that access to water.
To learn more about Charity: Water, check out their website, learn about their mission and their projects. or donate.
Over a million people have donated toward 20,000+ water projects, bringing clean water to over 6.3 million people. Wow! Once again, it shows how simple actions, steps at a time, make a world of difference. It started with one person.
Whether this is your issue or not, there is an issue out there that speaks your name. By taking action, you can make the same degree of difference by doing your part to take part and make an impact.... one step at a time.