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NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • An inspiring non-public story of redemption, 2nd probabilities, and the transformative energy inside of us all, from the founder and CEO of the nonprofit charity: water.
 
At 28 years vintage, Scott Harrison had all of it. A most sensible nightclub promoter in New York Town, his existence was once an never-ending cycle of substances, booze, fashions—repeat. However 10 years in, desperately unsatisfied and morally bankrupt, he requested himself, “What might the complete opposite of my existence appear to be?” Strolling clear of the whole thing, Harrison spent the following 16 months on a health center send in West Africa and found out his precise calling. In 2006, and not using a cash and no more than no enjoy, Harrison based charity: water. Nowadays, his group has raised over $four hundred million to deliver blank consuming water to greater than 10 million other folks across the globe.

In Thirst, Harrison recounts the twists and turns that constructed charity: water into one of the vital relied on and trendy nonprofits on the earth. Well known for its one hundred% donation type, daring storytelling, resourceful branding, and radical dedication to transparency, charity: water has disrupted how social marketers paintings whilst inspiring thousands and thousands of other folks to sign up for its project of bringing blank water to everybody in the world inside of our lifetime.

In the custom of such bestselling books as Shoe Dog and Mountains Past MountainsThirst is a riveting account of tips on how to construct a greater charity, a greater industry, a greater existence—and a gritty story that proves it’s by no means too past due to make a amendment.

100% of the creator’s web proceeds from Thirst will cross to fund charity: water tasks around the globe.