Sustainable Energy

Powering computer labs in a hot, humid climate with limited access to resources provides a worthy challenge for the Ak'Tenamit Energy Team in Guatemala.

Global Reach

The EWB Chicagoland Professionals chapter works with communities on 13 projects, in 6 programs, at 5 countries!

Community Building

Candelaria partners with EWB to develop an eco-friendly future for their town in Honduras. The latest news: an aquaponics system designed and being built this spring.

Members on the EWB-USA Chicagoland Professional Chapter

"While a bridge can be used to add convenience to lives, these bridges also transform and empower the developing communities that they serve." Scott Eshleman, PE, SE, CVS Armenta and Canchias Program Lead
"It didn't take long to get involved and start participating in real project work. Lots of challenges, especially adapting one's thinking to the cultural and technological difference between the US and the EWB project host community." Art Malm, PE EWB Member from Elgin, IL.
Engineers Without Borders has enabled me to grow as an engineer and as a world citizen. My involvement has given me opportunities in project management, communication, and to experience other cultures first-hand. I have advanced my technical knowledge and made international friendships while providing the essential services to those less fortunate. John Watson EWB Member, Engineer at MWRD

February General Chapter Meeting

We look forward to seeing everyone at the February General Chapter Meeting, taking place tonight (6-7:30pm) at Duane Morris LLC (190 South LaSalle, Suite 3700, Chicago IL). Hear project updates, volunteer opportunities, and help set the 2014 chapter goals. Each committee chair will lead a small group discussion to introduce their committee and ask for […]