Scott Harrison | The Charity: Water Story

Scott Harrison | The Charity: Water Story


Ten years ago, former nightclub promoter, Scott Harrison, set out to solve the water crisis in his lifetime. Today, more than one million people have made it their mission too. This is all of our story. 

Watch this video to find out when Scott decided to turn his life around, why he chose water, the charity: water core values and the beginning of charity: water, why you should give up your birthday, Rachel's emotional story, and how we can end the global water crisis together.

Clean water changes everything. charity: water brings clean and safe drinking water to people in need around the world, improving health, education, and opportunity, especially for women and children. 

After you watch the video above, learn more about the charity: water story and Scott Harrison by reading his speaker detail page here

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Founder & CEO of charity: water

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Scott spent almost ten years as a nightclub promoter in New York City before leaving to volunteer on a hospital ship off the coast of Liberia, West Africa, as a volunteer photo journalist. Returning home to New York City two years later, he founded the non-profit organization, charity: water, in 2006. Turning his full attention to the global water crisis and the world’s 663 million people without clean water to drink, he created public installations and innovative online fundraising platforms to spread international awareness of the issue.