charity:water has been selected for the Impact Fifty Award
charity:water has been recognised as one of the most impactful companies to work for and awarded the Impact Fifty Award 2023. Impact Fifty recognises only 50 companies for their commitment to creating a workplace environment where all employees feel they are making a genuine impact on an important cause.
Impact Fifty is the latest series by Hyer, deep diving into the world of impact and beyond. Exploring the most meaningful places to work and going behind the scenes to meet the most defining companies.
Charity: Water is dedicated to improving the lives of people in developing countries by providing them with access to clean and safe drinking water. They have implemented over 44,000 water projects, which have benefited over 12 million people in 26 countries. Their projects include building wells, rainwater catchments, and other water infrastructure, as well as providing access to sanitation and hygiene education. They also work closely with local partners to ensure that their water projects are sustainable and that local people have the skills and resources to maintain them. Additionally, through their use of technology, they are able to track the impact of their work and share that information with donors in real-time, building trust and transparency. Charity:Water continues to look for new and innovative ways to bring clean water to communities, their mission is to empower communities to lift themselves out of poverty by providing access to this basic human need.
The culture behind charity:water
"We're on a mission to solve the water crisis and reinvent charity for a new generation. We've funded clean water for over 15.5 million people so far, and we're just getting started.
"Charity:water is a fun and inspiring workplace where innovation and collaboration are encouraged. Everyone here is passionate about making a positive impact on the world, and that enthusiasm is contagious. We also value work-life balance, with regular team activities and social events to help us stay connected. It's an incredibly rewarding place to work, and we're proud to be part of an organisation making such a big difference in the lives of those in need.
At charity: water, we value every background, identity, and experience. We believe that a diverse team, informed by different cultures and perspectives, makes us stronger.
We are committed to doing the work and challenging each other to be an organization in which everyone is respected and heard. We commit to providing genuine opportunities for all people to thrive. And we will continue to embed diversity, inclusion, belonging, and equality in everything we do.
Impact Fifty is a movement that selects only the highest standard careers and companies that genuinely make an impact on important causes.
As a result of being selected into Impact Fifty, charity:water has proved and continues to commit to creating a workplace environment where all employees feel that they are making a genuine impact on an important cause.
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"With the makings of a mid-size tech startup, we’re reinventing charity through endless innovation, contagious passion, beautifully crafted stories, and a powerful brand that inspires a new kind of generosity."