Council for Fashion & Social Change
Social Impact Through Collaboration



We are an international nonprofit organization that has positively transformed more than five million lives around the world through access to safe water and sanitation. Founded by Gary White and Matt Damon, we have been pioneering market-driven financial solutions to the global water crisis for 25 years, giving women hope, children health and communities a future.



Small loans, big impact: WaterCredit

Using microfinancing in new ways to bring small, affordable, easily repayable loans to those who need access to affordable financing and expert resources to make household water and toilet solutions a reality. 

Bringing leaders into the conversation: Global Advocacy

Laying the groundwork for change on a global and local level through research and evidence, theory and experience, our deeply expert advocates bring local world leaders and everyday individuals together to make strides on the ground that turn into lasting transformation.


Ongoing research and development of new solutions: New Ventures Fund

Exploring every angle on the water crisis and building, testing, and iterating on approaches that make the most of the resources we have while giving back the most to the people we serve.