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…
 
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…
 
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…