PERREAULT Magazine January 2015 - Page 46

MATT DAMON &

GARY WHITE

THE FACTS

FACT: Nearly 750 million people lack access to clean water

FACT: Every minute at least one child dies from a

water-related disease,

FACT: 2.5 billion don’t have access to a toilet

FACT: Women spend almost 200 million hours a day

collecting water

Photoby Praveen Sundaram for Water.org

Kanchipuram, India 2013

“When you see the difference that water can make in a community, that feeling of pure joy, there's nothing really that can compete with that in my day job.”

– Matt Damon, Water.org Co-Founder

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