#248: Changing The World Through Clean Water for the Underprivileged with Scott Harrison


Prepare for an inspiring story of transformation as we uncover the remarkable journey of Scott Harrison, a man who went from a life of indulgence to becoming a force of change. After a decade immersed in the nightclub scene, Scott reached a breaking point, declaring spiritual, emotional, and moral bankruptcy. His life took a profound turn when he spent two years aboard a hospital ship off the coast of Liberia, witnessing firsthand the devastating effects of dirty water. This experience led him on a mission that would change the lives of millions. As the founder and CEO of Charity Water, a non-profit organisation, Scott has dedicated himself to bringing clean and safe drinking water to people in developing nations. To date, Charity Water has raised an astounding $750 million, funding nearly 121,000 water projects in 29 countries.

During our conversation we explore the importance of clean drinking water, dealing with corruption in charity work and the biggest lesson he has learnt through this incredible journey. Folks, listening to this episode will leave you feeling motivated and determined to make a difference in the world – so tune in now

Show Notes

02:20 Scott’s story

15:10 Leveraging past career experience to his advantage

21:13 The challenges he faced building up his company, ‘Charity Water’

24:13 Importance of clean drinking water

29:56 How Scott deals with corruption in charity

37:34 Creative marketing ideas for charities

42:12 Scott’s experience working with governments

44:19 His biggest lesson learnt

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