Melanie's Birthday

by Melanie Erickson

$100.00 raised

  • 20 days left
  • 33.3%
  • Goal: $300.00

About this campaign

Did you know that about 663 million people around the world don’t have access to safe water? More than 800,000 of them die each year from diarrheal diseases caused by dirty water and poor sanitation and hygiene—most are children.

I have set a goal of raising $300 for water projects for Samaritan’s Purse for my birthday. In order to help reach this goal, I’ve decided to add the incentive of making you cookies if you donate $50 or more. And who doesn't like freshly baked cookies?

Updates and comments

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    Anonymous - 01-Apr-2021

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    Laura - 07-Apr-2021

I'm raising money for

Water Projects

Save the life of a child or adult in a developing country by providing clean water along with health and hygiene education that will safeguard them from deadly, but preventable, diseases. Simple and effective water filters, community wells and water storage solutions, and sanitation facilities can all drastically improve lives and open doors to share the eternal hope of Jesus Christ.

Where your money goes

Samaritan’s Purse allocates 90% of every dollar we raise directly to our ministry efforts.

  • 90% Ministry
  • 7% General Administration
  • 3% Donor Education & Fundraising
(Average annual spending allocations over past 5 years)

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