Top Stories

Matt Damon Launches Safe Water Organization

Matt Damon Launches Safe Water Organization

H2O Africa co-founder Matt Damon just launched a new organization focused on bringing access to safe water and sanitation to the developing world — Water.org.

The 38-year-old actor formed the non-profit organization with Gary White, WaterPartners executive director and co-founder.

Matt explains the importance of launching Water.org, saying, “Every 15 seconds, a child in the developing world dies from water-related disease. After visiting project sites in Africa and Asia with Gary, I’ve seen the problem and the impact of safe water. As a clear leader in the sector at delivering innovative and sustainable solutions for those in need, WaterPartners was the natural choice with whom to work to truly affect lasting change.”

Like Just Jared on Facebook
matt damon safe water 01
matt damon safe water 02
matt damon safe water 03
matt damon safe water 04

JJ Links Around The Web

Wenn
  • Jim Carrey apologizes for posting a pic of an autistic boy - US Weekly
  • Tracy Morgan has a ball at the Disney World - TMZ
  • Mariah Carey has been mocked by Wendy Williams - Gossip Cop
  • Lawson is going on tour - Just Jared Jr
  • Is Brody Jenner getting along with Caitlyn?- Radar
  • Hilaria Baldwin posted a bikini pic after giving birth - Huffington Post
  • Did Charlotte Casiraghi and boyfriend Gad Elmaleh split? - Lainey Gossip
  • Ava DuVernay is not directing Black Panther - The Hollywood Reporter
A Member of Townsquare Entertainment News | Advertise here