Water.

It makes up about 70% of the Earth’s surface. It’s the stuff that we take for granted. The stuff we pay anywhere from $1 to $5 and it comes in a plastic bottle. The stuff we let run for a while so that it’s the perfect temperature before we step in the shower. Yet, about 1 billion (Yes, that’s BILLION, with a B) people in this world do not have clean water to drink. And “about every 19 seconds, a mother loses one of her children to a water related illness,” according to Charity: Water.

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When we need water, we walk the few steps to the sink, turn on the faucet and take what we need. When someone in Africa wants water, usually a woman or child will walk many miles to an unprotected and likely contaminated source, and then carry the water back.

[REWIND: Amazing Water Drop Animation Created from over 2000 Images]

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This holiday season, our friends, The Music Bed have teamed up with Charity: Water to provide clean water for the the people in Cambodia. In return for your donation, you’ll get to download the Holiday Music Sampler from The Music Bed. It’s a win-win. There will be 65 families in Cambodia with clean, safe water and you’ll get some holiday music to enjoy and the satisfaction of knowing that you helped someone less fortunate.

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The Music Bed is hoping to raise $6,500 to give 65 families in Cambodia water filters so that they can have clean drinking water on a daily basis. 100% of the money raise will go to fund clean water for a family in need.

To download your Music Bed Holiday Sampler and give the gift of clean water, click HERE.

[Images via Charity: Water Facebook /The Music Bed]