Scott Harrison

charity: water


FILMED APRIL 19th, 2016 | CMA Theater

Seven years ago, Scott Harrison started charity: water with a mission to bring clean drinking water to every person on the planet. Learn from Scott's personal journey from New York City club promoter to building an organization that’s funded over 9,000 water projects in 20 countries. The remarkable success of charity: water shows us the power of community and technology when focused on a single, shared mission.

Scott Harrison used to be a New York City club promoter, making a living selling people $300 bottles of vodka. Now, he's the founder and CEO of charity: water, a nonprofit organization that has funded over 17,000 clean water projects in 24 countries. A passionate leader with an incredible mission, Scott has been recognized in Fortune’s 40 Under 40, Forbes' Impact 30 and Fast Company’s 100 Most Creative People in Business.