Scott Harrison

Scott Harrison
  • Founder and Chief Executive Officer
    charity: water

Ten years as a nightclub promoter, New York City. Former photojournalist on a hospital ship off the coast of Liberia, Africa. 2006, Founder, charity: water; turning full attention to the global water crisis and the one billion people without clean water to drink, created public installations and innovative online fundraising platforms to spread international awareness of the issue; in five years, with the help of more than 250,000 donors worldwide, charity: water has raised over US$ 60 million and funded 6,185 water projects in 19 developing nations, providing over 2.5 million people with clean, safe drinking water. Recipient of awards and honours, including: 40 under 40 list, Fortune magazine; Impact 30 list, Forbes.