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MN company fighting for clean water worldwide

One out of 8 people worldwide lacks a clean water source.

GOLDEN VALLEY, Minn. — One out of 8 people worldwide lacks a clean water source.  

It was this startling statistic, and witnessing first-hand the water crisis in Haiti, that lead pastor Mitch Reaume to quit his day job and founded Northern Glasses

With each purchase, 7% of sales fund clean water projects around the world. By purchasing everyday items such as drink ware, apparel and gifts, consumers can support initiatives that help make a difference in people’s lives around the world.

Giving to charitable causes does not have to be limited to making cash donations or dropping coins in a collection jar; consumers can help make a difference by being purposeful in their spending.

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