Make a positive global impact right now. 

Empower the most promising, women-led community solutions for the global water and hygiene crisis by becoming a founding member of RISE 100.

RISE 100

A Committee of Leaders Investing in Women. 

Rise 100 is a group of 100 leaders investing in the success and mentorship of women entrepreneurs who are providing life-saving water, hygiene and sanitation solutions for their communities in a time of intense need. As one of the first to join Rise 100, you are part of a global movement to change the face of public health and social entrepreneurship. Your membership has never been more important. 

2 billion

People suffer daily due to a lack of clean water and hygiene interventions.


The demand for clean water has skyrocketed by 500% since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic.

47 million

COVID-19 has pushed another 47 million women into extreme poverty, particularly in India and Africa.

The 100 founding members of RISE 100 will:

Contribute $100 per month​ or $1,000 annually, right here

Review and select 10 global water, sanitation, and hygiene projects with the guidance of our staff and experts

Commit 12-24 hrs for the year (1-2 hrs per month)

Connect, celebrate, and network with fellow RISE 100 members and the selected fellows


As an inaugural member, you’ll be included in exclusive events.

  • A virtual meet and greet with Sundara staff

  • A professional training on fellow selection and criteria to learn how to identify and select promising candidates

  • Meet past and current RISE fellows virtually and hear impact stories from the field

  • Professional and social networking opportunities - think happy hour, end of year party - with a dynamic community of RISE 100 members 

become an impact investor.

You'll have a fundamental role & impact within our organization. Together we will be able to substantially increase our support for hundreds of women and their communities across the globe. 

meet our members.

Ready to make a difference with us? 




Become a monthly donor at the $100 level or higher - or contribute an annual, one time donation of $1,000 here

Receive a 1:1 welcome to our RISE 100 team

Become an official founding RISE 100 member

Want to learn more?

Our RISE 100 co-hosts are here to help - they will be in touch shortly!