This campaign closed on Dec 31, 2018 This campaign closed on Dec 31, 2018 and $20,478.06 is hard at work in Sierra Leone.

Paula Pant

Afford Anything

Paula Pant

Afford Anything

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$20,478

  • 682 people will get clean water
  • 0 days left to donate
100%
$12,000

This campaign closed on Dec 31, 2018 and the money is being sent to the field. Still want to donate? You can give directly to charity: water.

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Top donors listed by:
Richard J Potter$4,000
Lancy W. Erdmann$2,000
J Clarke$1,500
Anonymous$1,000
Anonymous$1,000

Diseases from unsafe water and lack of basic sanitation kill more people every year than all forms of violence, including war. Your donation will help change that.

Private donors cover our operating cost so that 100% of all public donations can go directly to water project costs.

Welcome, Afford Anything community! Let's raise enough money to build a well!
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Every day, about 1,400 children die from diseases caused by unsafe water and poor sanitation.

But it doesn’t have to be that way. There are simple solutions like drilled wells, spring protections and BioSand filters that help provide clean water to communities around the world.

I'd like the Afford Anything community to fully sponsor one water project. We can build a specific, tangible, GPS-identifiable project that brings water to hundreds of people.

100% of the money will be used to build clean water projects, and when they’re complete, charity: water will send us photos and GPS coordinates so we can see the exact community we helped.

My goal is for the Afford Anything community -- this tribe of readers, listeners and viewers who are passionate about money and life -- to become the sole, 100% sponsors of a specific water project, one that can be identified by GPS coordinates and photos. Something that we can point to and say, "we built that." And I'd like us to raise this money by the end of 2018.

Please give $100 or more so that we, the Afford Anything community, can bring clean water to a community that needs it.

Thank you.

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Updates and Comments

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    The Boothe Family (&Corinna) donated $105 - 9 months ago

    Glad you’re supporting this. I asked my 8 year old if she would be willing to support. She said yes, so $5 is from her.

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    GameofTone donated $100 - 9 months ago

    Keep Up the Good Work Paula

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    ES donated $100 - 9 months ago

    Thank you to Paula and Charity Water!

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    Anonymous donated $50 - 9 months ago

    Thank you for all that you do, Paula. Happy to support a great cause!

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    Casey A. donated $40 - 9 months ago

    Huge fan of all your work Paula- glad to support a great cause!

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    Travis Fisher donated $60 - 9 months ago

    So excited to see this grow so big! Time fro two wells?

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    Anonymous donated $60 - 9 months ago

    Happy to support a great charity where the money actually goes to the cause.

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    Valerie donated $100 - 9 months ago

    Thank you for the opportunity to help. I hope my little bit keeps the momentum going to get closer to $20K and beyond.

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    Tara donated $50 - 9 months ago

    Everyone deserves clean water. Thanks, Paula, for raising awareness through your platform.

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    Anonymous donated $50 - 9 months ago

    Paula, Been a long time listener of your podcast.Glad to contribute to such a worthwhile cause.Have a great Christmas and New Year. Thanks

Diseases from unsafe water and lack of basic sanitation kill more people every year than all forms of violence, including war. Your donation will help change that.

Private donors cover our operating cost so that 100% of all public donations can go directly to water project costs.