WATER

  • When safe drinking water just isn’t available, a simple, ceramic water filter is a lifesaver. Capable of purifying water without electricity or chemicals, it’s a powerful tool to quench thirst and prevent water-borne diseases.

    $30
  • Many farmers around the world rely on rainwater to nourish their crops, but drought can cause an entire community to face hunger. Help ensure that there is enough to eat, even during the most challenging seasons.

    $100
  • A startling 2.5 billion people lack access to adequate sanitation, including toilets. A newly installed latrine, along with training in maintenance and proper hygiene, leads to a healthier, safer community, not to mention a much more comfortable place to take care of business.

    $150
  • With a simple well, or spring box, as many as 500 families gain access to clean, safe water. Communities are healthier. People spend less on medical expenses. And instead of gathering water, women and children have time for work and school.

    $250
  • With a simple well, or spring box, as many as 500 families gain access to clean, safe water. Communities are healthier. People spend less on medical expenses. And instead of gathering water, women and children have time for work and school.

    $2,500
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  • Your unrestricted support will allow the ELCA to respond where and when needed most. With one gift, you have an opportunity to make a widespread impact, reaching far and wide to share God’s love.