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Water For People

Program areas | Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

Water For People is a international humanitarian organization based in Denver, CO that was founded in 1991. As of 2018 they had $20 million in revenue and $16 million in assets.

Water For People exists to promote the development of high quality drinking water and sanitation services, accessible to all, and sustained by strong communities, businesses, and governments.

EIN:
84-1166148
City:
State:
Website:
Phone:
720.488.4590
Facebook:
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Founded:
1991
Type:
501(c)(3)
NTEE:
Revenue:
$20,976,909
Assets:
$16,472,573
Employees:
48
Fiscal year end:
September
Revenue trends:
Asset trends:

Program areas at Water For People

In india, we work to improve existing water and sanitation infrastructure and build the capacities of communities and local governments to operate and maintain these services. India operations began in west bengal, and have since expanded to reach 26 districts in west bengal, bihar, maharashtra, tamil nadu, and odisha. In addition to supporting tube wells and piped water projects, we have installed drinking and handwashing stations in schools and clinics, and has rehabilitated or constructed new sanitation facilities. We also played a role in the removal of arsenic and other contaminants from water, reducing water-related health risks in the communities. We directly reached 24,529 individuals with improved water services, 101,321 with improved sanitation services, and 27,068 with hygiene education.

In africa, we focus on improving access to reliable water services in seven everyone forever districts in malawi, rwanda, and uganda through piped water supply systems, new boreholes, and rehabilitation of existing water points. We have also served as a proving ground for entrepreneurs with a growth of market-based solutions. Pit emptying businesses are thriving and decentralized fecal sludge treatment plants are expanding. We have been working to build and strengthen partnerships to improve sustainability while increasing coverage. The everyone forever model has been replicated and tools related to systems strengthening have been taken up regionally. We directly reached 163,202 individuals with improved water services, 224,227 with improved sanitation services, and 119,745 with hygiene education.

In latin america, we made strides in reaching everyone in districts such as san pedro and villa rivero in bolivia and asuncin in peru. The work focuses on supporting strong district water and sanitation offices to help ensure the sustainability of water services. We support sanitation services by working with microfinance institutions to supply credits for sanitation products and work to further develop the sanitation supply chain. In peru and bolivia, we are providing support to national ministries in the development of their water and sanitation policies, and in honduras, we work together with nonprofits to promote a systems-based approach to water and sanitation services. We directly reached 30,165 individuals with improved water services, 29,333 with improved sanitation services, and 29,630 with hygiene education.

Form 990s for Water For People

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-09Jun 19, 2019990View PDF
2017-09May 14, 2018990View PDF
2016-09Aug 1, 2017990View PDF
2015-09Jul 25, 2016990View PDF
2014-09Mar 10, 2015990View PDF
...and four more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Water For People

Field2018
Total grants, contributions, etc.$20,635,215
Program services$0
Investment income and dividends$37,616
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$295,780
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$24,432
Net income from fundraising events$-6,494
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$-9,640
Total revenues$20,976,909

Vendors for Water For People

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
MailChimpMarketing software2020-03-01
█████████Content management system software2020-03-01
██████ █████████ ███ ████████Tax accounting2019-06-13
█████████ ████████Software2018-07-25
██████████████ ████████ █████Communications Consulting Services$104,5002017-09-01
███ █████████ ██████ █████Professional Consultation and Coaching Services$277,8012015-09-01
██████████████████ ███Tax accounting2014-04-03

Personnel at Water For People

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Eleanor AllenChief Executive Officer$205,715May 27, 2020
Luis GarciaChief Financial Officer$146,607Aug. 10, 2019
████ ██████Chief Development Officer-May 27, 2020
████ █████Chief People Officer / Human Resources Business Partner-May 27, 2020
████ ████Chief Programs Officer / Chief of Programs$100,044May 27, 2020
████ █████Past Chief of Strategy and Scale$125,593Sept. 30, 2017
███████ █████Past Chief Development Officer$164,736Sept. 30, 2018
███████ ███Vice Chair$0Sept. 30, 2018
█████ ██████Past Treasurer$0Sept. 30, 2018
██████ ███████Past Interim Chief Financial Officer$0Sept. 30, 2017
...and five more key personnel

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