With Your Help We Are Stronger Together!
The Ak’Tenamit community in Eastern Guatemala includes vocational middle and high schools, residential facilities, health clinic, farm, fair trade store, and restaurant. Engineers Without Borders (EWB) is partnering with Ak’Tenamit to improve community sanitation, water quality, and energy supply. The Ak’Tenamit Program is getting ready for implementation of Phase II of their Energy, Water Supply, and Sanitation project.
The Armenta Program is working on a water distribution project for the community of Armenta. Armenta, a community of ~ 2000 people in NW Honduras, is in need of a new water distribution system as their old system is damaged and insufficient for their growing community. Currently, the community receives water one day a week. This project focuses on enhancing water access through a storage tank and pipeline system. The project also includes 8 pipe suspension bridges.
Los Alas, one of four communities in the beautiful hilly underdeveloped northern region of El Salvador, needs access to clean water. The program was adopted from the Rice University Chapter and EWB-CPC is addressing the dire need for clean water in the community. The majority of community members suffer from water shortages, many going weeks at a time without running water. Donate to help provide dependable water to four separate communities. The project team needs funds to install a series of storage tanks and a conduction line. The Los Alas Program is preparing for their first Implementation Trip.
The Torewa program is just getting underway and working through the initial EWB USA approvals. Looking for all skill sets, and not just engineers! This is a program to provide clean water (above ground sources) to a remote indigenous community in Madidi National Park (Amazon region of Bolivia).
The West Pullman Program is assisting the community in creating an accurate and complete database of vacant and abandoned properties to push the City and property owners to address the issues created by these properties. Additionally, the community is interested in exploring urban agriculture initiatives. The team is continuously interacting with the community and Habitat for Humanity, our NGO partner.