We Facilitate Access to Safe Drinking Water, Preventing Waterborne Diseases and Saving Lives.

785 Million

People in the world do not have access to clean water according to The World Health Organization (WHO).

315 Thousand

Children under-five die every year from diarrheal diseases caused by dirty water and poor sanitation.

Every Minute

A newborn baby dies from infection caused by a lack of safe water and living in an unclean environment.


Aqwalife’s mission is to provide safe drinking water to fight against these preventable deaths. Our goals include corrective action, which is providing safe drinking water, and preventive action, which is stopping the spreading of waterborne diseases such as cholera, typhoid, and malaria.

Aqwalife improves lives in underprivileged communities by facilitating the access to clean drinking water, sanitation, and micro-infrastructure. We strive to provide access to quality water always (AQWA).



After witnessing firsthand, the amount of people in India afflicted with typhoid and other preventable illness, the Sharma family created the Aqwalife Foundation to donate clean water systems throughout the country.

Today, many of Aqwalife’s volunteers are also employees of Aqwalife’s corporate arm Aquatech LLC (Founded by the late Prem Sharma) and have extensive experience as water treatment engineers.

By combining pro-bono design expertise and charitable donations, Aqwalife has grown to support communities in need throughout the world. It has been a gratifying 15 years so far, and we look forward to Aqwalife’s impact growing considerably in the face of climate change related water issues.

Aqwalife is dedicated to the support of basic needs and empowerment for communities around the world.

Aqwalife is grateful to have a wonderful database of knowledgeable partners, donors, and volunteers who support our projects from start to finish.


Aqwalife is a nonprofit organization dedicated to providing and facilitating the access to safe drinking water in underprivileged areas. Water scarcity is a serious problem facing the world today.

Water is so precious but taken for granted.

Aqwalife GOALS


Aqwalife has facilitated access to clean water & sanitation for nearly 100,000 individuals worldwide and has no plans of slowing down. We look forward to expanding our reach in 2023.


Aqwalife is passionate about climate resilience projects and has begun to work these initiatives into our overall strategy.


To provide education related to waterborne disease and water scarcity, while also continuing to provide education in communities we’ve served so that clean water infrastructure will remain sustainable.

How We Do It

Aqwalife relies on partnering with generous donors and companies with the technology and experience to address clean water scarcity.

Each year Aqwalife hosts and participates in fund raisers to generate awareness and financial support for projects around the world. 

Find out how you can join us in bringing an end to this very preventable problem.  See our latest fundraiser projects HERE.

  Partners & Support

OffGridBox is a modular and compact unit that provides renewable energy and clean water in remote areas and developing countries.  An all-in-one system that fits entirely inside a shipping container equipped with hardware needed to produce electricity and clean water.

Find out more at OffGridBox all-in-one System


Aqwalife is a proud member of the Blue Planet Network, a program of Thrive Networks, that connect funders, NGO’s, the public and communities in need to improve the planning, selection, management and monitoring of water and sanitation programs. This leads to more lasting impact at lower costs.

Find out more at Blue Planet Network


Aqwalife and WaterAid in Columbia worked on water, sanitation and hygiene projects for Poromana and Santa Cruz schools.  WaterAid has been on a clean water mission for more than 40 years and now plan to reach 400 million more people with  in the next decade.

Find out more at WaterAid – Water for Life

EPA’s WaterSense Program & Partners promote the value of water to help consumers and organizations make smart choices regarding water use and water-using products.  They have been helping the EPA and the world to transform the market for water-efficient products for over the past 16 years.

Find out more at WaterSense – Meets EPA Criteria

Wings of Hope changes and saves lives through the power of aviation.  They are a global humanitarian nonprofit organization that has been helping the world’s most vulnerable communities since 1962. They use wings to connect people to the resources they need to meet their development goals.

Find out more at Wings of Hope – Humanitarian Aviation Organization

Pan Peru is a non-profit organization that promotes the reinforcement of the educational level of children and adolescents in the most disadvantaged areas of the country, combating school dropout, supporting training, raising the professional quality of teachers and promoting maximum parental involvement.


Tarkanfi-Start Walking (TSW), is a nonprofit organization that shares God’s love and hope with marginalized communities in Ethiopia by supporting projects that honor and partner with community groups so that the quality of life improves for all.

Find out more at Tarkanfi-Start Walking.

Numaan is an international non-profit organization founded with the goal of tackling social justice issues from the ground up to reduce inequality and help retain human dignity.

Find out more at Numaanusa.


Unlimited Sis is a youth-centered nonprofit whose mission is to fight period poverty and amplify the mental health dialogue. They provide comprehensive and inclusive menstrual education to raise awareness on mental health stigma.

Find out more at UNLIMITED SIS – Empowering girls, one sanitary pad at a time. Empowering Youth, intentional conversation at a time.