At Big Water, we help our tribal, nonprofit, grantmaking, academic and government agency clients build the capacity to engage, assess and mobilize their communities.


We empower our clients to collect, analyze, manage, share and act on the data that will help them better serve these communities.

Sample Projects

Explore our sample projects to get a sense of the work we do and how we do it.

Example Uses of Project Data

Read how some of our past clients used data we helped collect.

Emerging Initiatives

We are always looking for new ways to help our clients meet the needs of their communities.


Homelessness in Indian Country

Big Water works with Indian tribes to ensure that their homeless populations are counted, including those individuals who are “couch surfing” or doubled-up and would not fall within administrative definitions of “homeless.”

Recent Activities