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Support the Panama Program Reach Implementation Milestones this Summer

Support the Panama Program Reach Implementation Milestones this Summer

This June, the Panama program will send a team of travelers to Hato Rincón to continue work on our CREER project and make major strides on implementation. CREER, meaning “to believe” in Spanish, is an acronym for “Centro de Recursos Educativos En Rincón,” or “Center for Educational Resources in Rincón.” Through this program we are working with the community to…
 
Interested in working abroad? These former EWB-DC volunteers are doing just that!

Interested in working abroad? These former EWB-DC volunteers are doing just that!

Sometimes, Peace Corps volunteers end their time abroad, move back to DC, and join our Chapter. In those instances, we’re fortunate that our projects benefit from the amazing expertise these volunteers have learned while living and working abroad. But sometimes cycle goes in the other direction. Sometimes, our volunteers start on EWB-DC projects and then take on exciting opportunities abroad,…
 
Reach our Global Projects with the #GivingTuesday Global Movement

Reach our Global Projects with the #GivingTuesday Global Movement

In 2012, at the 92nd Street Y in New York City, a global movement started. #GivingTuesday started as a movement to harness the collective giving power of individuals, communities, and businesses to drive change together as we enter the end of the year and the season of giving. It’s a day that creates exponential change and allows for the individual…
 
Panama Project Summer 2018 Travel Update

Panama Project Summer 2018 Travel Update

Summer has been a great season for the Panama Project and Team! We had teams travel from June 9 through July 9, 2018 to finish grading, pour the concrete slab, and begin building CMU walls and columns. Over 4 weeks, the entire concrete slab and two concrete columns were poured, and roughly 300 blocks were placed. Weeks 1-3 were mainly…
 
Now’s your chance to try a traditional Cameroonian dish!

Now’s your chance to try a traditional Cameroonian dish!

Please join the Cameroon Project Team at the Spaghetti Omelette Extravaganza Saturday June 16th at 6:00pm! The event will be hosted at the ‘Red Palace’  2029 Hillyer Pl NW, Washington DC 20009. Entry will be $15 at the door with either cash or venmo.    Come try a local Cameroonian favorite, Spaghetti Omelettes! Side dishes and drinks will also be provided.…
 

Cheers to you! Thanks for making the 4th Annual Gala a success.

Nearly 150 people on March 23rd in a mansion that was formerly an embassy. Over $10,000 raised to support our ongoing projects. Four communities around the world impacted forever. On behalf of the EWB-DC Chapter and our partner communities in Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Panama, and Peru we want to say thank you for making this Gala the most successful yet.…