Trip 7 Success: We have a Tank!!

Trip 7 Success: We have a Tank!!

In February, EWB-DC’s Cameroon Team returned from the fifth implementation trip for the Mbokop Water and Health Project. Team members have now visited the Mbokop communities of Cameroon’s English speaking Northwest Region seven times since 2012! The current project is focused on constructing a water conveyance and storage system to provide clean drinking water to the village of Mangi year…
 
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.…
 
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.

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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…
 
Panama Trip Review: 2017 Wrap-up/2018 Kick-off

Panama Trip Review: 2017 Wrap-up/2018 Kick-off

The Panama team had a busy 2017!  Collectively, team members were on-site in Hato Rincón for 8 total weeks and in that time, the building was surveyed and staked out, the perimeter was excavated, reinforcing was installed for strip footings, stem walls, and columns, and concrete footings were placed.  Roughly 17 cubic yards of concrete were mixed by hand –…