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We Invite You to Join us for the 2018 Annual Gala!

We Invite You to Join us for the 2018 Annual Gala!

Tickets are on sale now! On March 23rd, we invite you to join the EWB-DC Chapter for our 4th Annual Gala as we celebrate our accomplishments over the past year. Four years ago, we set out to try something new: we decided to throw a Gala to raise funds to support our sustainable development projects around the world and to…
 
2018 Is Underway! What Are We Looking Forward To This Year?

2018 Is Underway! What Are We Looking Forward To This Year?

The first month of 2018 is wrapping up and we’re already excited about what this year has in store for our chapter! For the last few years, EWB-DC has been home to three projects: Cameroon, Panama, and El Salvador. With the El Salvador project complete, we’re making some adjustments. First, we need to get accustomed to talking about El Salvador…
 
Cameroon Water & Health Project – Quarterly Update

Cameroon Water & Health Project – Quarterly Update

You will always be in our hearts, Bill We’d like to begin this quarterly update to the Cameroon Water and Health project with the unfortunate loss to the Cameroon project family. William “Bill” Johnston, a member of the Colesville Presbyterian Church (CPC) and devoted supporter of the Cameroon project has passed away.  He was a critical supporter to CPC’s “Water…
 
Looking back at 2017

Looking back at 2017

2017 was another busy year for the EWB-DC Chapter! Each of our three projects achieved major milestones: The Cameroon team traveled to their project site in Mbokop in February–just before the start of the rainy season that runs from March through October. On the trip, the team installed roughly 600 meters of pipe to reach the storage tank, and completed…
 
Introducing the 2018 Leadership Team

Introducing the 2018 Leadership Team

EWB-DC’s vibrant volunteer group is led by a dedicated group of volunteer leaders elected each year. Before introducing the new team, I want to take a minute to thank the outgoing leadership for their hard work and dedication to EWB-USA, EWB-DC, and the volunteers that make the programs possible. The outgoing leadership team–Rob Horner (outgoing president who will serve as…
 
Build the Future this #GivingTuesday (and all week)!

Build the Future this #GivingTuesday (and all week)!

The days following Thanksgiving are bustling as people start to gear-up for the holiday season! Immediately after Thanksgiving we’re hit with Black Friday, Shop-local Saturday, and then Cyber Monday. So what happens on Tuesday? On Tuesday the world comes together for #GivingTuesday. Now in it’s 6th year, #GivingTuesday activates a global community of individuals to drive progress in their local…