The Leave A Trace Foundation is a nonprofit working to solve the global clean water crisis and to provide basic vision care to those who lack access.

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sickness & water

80% of all global sicknesses are attributed to unsafe water and poor sanitation.

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29,000 children die each day

Over 90% of these deaths are attributable to lack of clean drinking water.

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diarrhoeal deaths & water

88% of all diarrhoeal deaths are due to a lack of sanitation facilities and clean water.

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wells are insufficient

Over 50% of new wells in developing countries are already contaminated.

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We have raised approximately $80,000 and provided thousands of people with long-term clean water and clear vision solutions.

Here’s how we do it.


We install clean water solutions and educate the locals on health and sanitation.  Handwashing alone can reduce water-related deaths by 35%.

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Everyone is a volunteer which means 100% of your donations go directly towards funding a project in the field.

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Providing others with access to clean drinking water is simple and easy.  You can do it too.  We provide training for your own projects free of charge.

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