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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.…
 
One Week, Two New Projects! Announcing a Partnership in Peru.

One Week, Two New Projects! Announcing a Partnership in Peru.

It was earlier this week that I had the pleasure of announcing to you that we were beginning a partnership with community in Burkina Faso. Well, just days later, we’re here again. Now I’m pleased to announce that the chapter is launching a new partnership with the community of Shiringamazu, Peru. This community of approximately 1,100 people is in a…
 
El Salvador, Cameroon, Panama, and now Burkina Faso! Introducing our new partner community: Dierma, Burkina Faso

El Salvador, Cameroon, Panama, and now Burkina Faso! Introducing our new partner community: Dierma, Burkina Faso

We’re thrilled to announce that the EWB-DC Chapter is launching a project with our new partner community of Dierma, Burkina Faso! Dierma is a Muslim village in the Centre-Sud region of Burkina Faso with a population of roughly 3,500. The community includes spread-out clusters of family units, two schools, a small market center, a football “terrain”, several mosques, and a…