Emergen-C is proud to announce our partnership with charity: water. We’re not just transforming water. Through our multi-year commitment, we are
helping to bring clean and safe drinking water to communities in Ethiopia.
Together, we’re raising awareness about the struggles women and girls experience to obtain drinking water
day in communities of Ethiopia. Learn more below, then help us Lift the Burden by taking the #40Pounds
Instead of walking up to 3 hours a day
for water, girls can go to school. Plus,
attendance increases for all children
when water access is near the school.
The time women and girls get back in
their day enables them to get an
education, start a business and spend
time with their families.
Clean water to wash with can boost
self-esteem in women and girls.
Clean water makes communities healthier. In fact,
approximately 16,000 lives can be saved
Communities with clean water
experience a boost in their economies.
Farmers can grow fruits and vegetables
to produce an income.
People in the community are trained to
make repairs to keep the water flowing
in their own communities and those
The weight of a full Jerry Can that
women and girls have to carry each
day is 40 pounds, the same weight
as 2 tires, a 4-year old child
or a medium-sized dog.
Compare how much water you use in a
day to the one Jerry Can of water an entire family
in Ethiopia has to share each day.
There’s a water crisis right now.
Find out how Water Changes