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Team 2018 Peru’s Post-Trip Blog

Team 2018 Peru’s Post-Trip Blog

This past August, 6 volunteers, Gabe Illingworth, Sean Jones, Damien Salgado, Iliana Quintanilla, Sasha Rao, and Sana Hussain, traveled to the highlands of the Peruvian Amazon jungle to assess the remote community of Shiringamazú. This was the first trip of many for the newly formed Peru team.  The team had been ready and eager to meet the community and learn…
 
Bon Voyage to our Peru Travel Team

Bon Voyage to our Peru Travel Team

Help support us by donating at the following link! Donate here Hi Everyone, Today, the Peru team has sent six travelers down to Peru for their first implementation trip. The rest of the Peru team members wishes them a safe journey and travels as they make their way to Shiringamazu for the first time.                    …
 
Meet the 2018 Peru Travel Team!

Meet the 2018 Peru Travel Team!

Help support us by donating at the following link! Donate here On August 22, 2018, six members of the Peru team will be traveling to Shiringamazú on the initial assessment trip for a water system serving 400 people.  Shiringamazú is an indigenous Yanesha community located in the Central Amazon Jungle, about 300 miles northeast of Lima. At an elevation of…
 
Shiringamazu, Peru – Introduction

Shiringamazu, Peru – Introduction

Hi Everyone, The Peru team will be traveling to their community this year for their first assessment trip. Below is a quick introduction and primer on our community and a little about the project. For further information please join us in our monthly general meeting. Thanks! Shiringamazú is our partner village within the region of Pasco, Peru, where the mountains…
 
Water for All in Cantón Santa Clara

Water for All in Cantón Santa Clara

We’d like to end our journey with a small donation of gifts and school supplies for the community. This donation will be funded by the current team members and from anyone who would be so kind to make a small donation of any amount in support of the community and our project. Donate here! EWB-DC began engaging with Cantón Santa…
 

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.…