People Are Working Hard to Relieve Suffering

Trying to Get Safe Water and a Toilet for the 2.5 Billion People Who Lack Them

With the support of the Pepsico Foundation, we have reached more than 250,000 people with loans that allow them to pay connection fees for house taps and to construct toilets. This was done at an average philanthropic cost of $24/person, which, in turn, leveraged more than three times that amount in the form of commercial capital to complete the finance package for each household.

Human Beings Are Inexorably Enterprising

A sustainable solution to unsafe drinking water in Nepal

The organization, through Mr. Prajapati’s leadership in Nepal, trains potters throughout the country to produce low-cost clay water filters and helps them to build effective businesses through Village Forward’s micro-franchise model.