Globally, 2000 children under 5 die EVERY DAY from diarrheal diseases. 1800 are linked to water, sanitation and hygiene. 3
Safe drinking water means health, education & income
Water is Life
Worldwide, with every $1 invested in basic drinking water, an average of nearly $7 is returned in saved medical costs and increased productivity. 2
Sub-Saharan Africa has the highest under-age 5 mortality rate in the world, 15 times higher than in high income countries. 7
Since 1990, Marion Medical Mission has built over 45,000 wells in Jesus' name.
Over 5 million people now have a sustainable source of safe drinking water.
Only together can we be who God created us to be!
“When the poor and needy seek water, and there is none, and their tongue is parched with thirst, I the Lord will answer them; I the God of Israel will not forsake them.”
"If anyone thirsts, let him come to me and drink. Whoever believes in me, as the Scripture has said, ‘Out of his heart will flow rivers of living water.’”