Every penny reaches 100% to the children.

“Bread and Water” uses 100 percent of its donations on direct program benefits. We can accomplish this because all the members are working unsalaried so we do not have administrative costs and other overhead.

In keeping with our policy of using our funds as effectively as possible, we will, wherever possible, spend resources within the Dominican Republic. We will, however, maintain quality and effectiveness as our highest priorities.

“Bread and Water” also pledges to give high priority to programs that make use of labor-intensive technologies, in order to facilitate a wider and more equitable distribution of income, while maximizing benefit to the local economy.


In all its fiscal decisions, “Bread and Water” is committed to extending comprehensive, long-term benefit to the widest possible number of families and individuals, within a community framework