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ORGANIZATION: charity: water
PERFECT FOR: Gifts of jewelry apparel; stocking stuffers of electronics skins or notepads
COST: $20 – $199.99
WHAT YOU GET: Bracelets and other jewelry, apparels, thermoses, stationery, electronic skins, and more
WHAT YOU GIVE: Clean, safe drinking water for people in developing nations
BOASTS: As of the last quarter, charity: water has been able to bring clean water to over 2 million people. They’ve funded 4,282 water projects in 19 countries with 25 local partners.
LEGITIMACY: Charity: water is a registered 501c3 and is not listed on the BBB website
MORE DETAILS: The stats on the dramatic effects of unsafe drinking water are shocking. Charity: water combats these dangers by developing sustainable water solutions in developing countries. After each water project is completed, charity: water shares the GPS coordinates, photos, and other details. You can even view the locations of previous water projects on their website here.