Not everyone has the luxury of privacy whilst “doing their business”.
Not everyone has the luxury of plentiful water to flush away the “business”.
Not everyone has the luxury of accessible clean water with which to wash their hands afterwards.
The absence of these luxuries – which we all take for granted – is denied to 2.3 billion people worldwide. That’s a third of the population of the planet.
The absence of these luxuries leads to disease.
The absence of these luxuries exposes people to risk of snake bites and sexual assault.
We can help. Have you noticed that the toilet in St Margaret’s Church is twinned with one elsewhere? For a one-off donation of just £60 your toilet can be twinned. You get a nice certificate for your smallest room. The recipients of your donation get sanitation, improved health, improved safety, and dignity.