Making EWB-USA Feel Like Home for Everyone

Since I first learned of Engineers Without Borders USA (EWB-USA) during my college tours back in 2011, this organization has felt like home. It was a place for me to apply my diverse interests outside of engineering, such as foreign languages and public health, on a project developing a sanitation system in Las Mercedes, Ecuador…. Read more »

EWB-USA to Open Country Office in Uganda

In case you missed it, on January 1 we announced the exciting shift in course Engineers Without Borders USA (EWB-USA) is undertaking to increase our impact across the globe. The key to this new field-driven approach to international development is expanding our country office presence. We’re already up and running in Guatemala and Nicaragua, and… Read more »

Announcing the 2017 EWB-USA Premier Award Winners!

With Thanksgiving right around the corner, we are reminded of how thankful we are for our thousands of outstanding volunteers dedicated to the mission and vision of Engineers Without Borders USA (EWB-USA). At the 2017 EWB-USA Conference in Milwaukee, we honored the volunteers who go above and beyond in their service to EWB-USA and our… Read more »

Paving the Way for the Next Generation: A Conversation with an EWB-USA Mentor

EWB-USA’s passionate volunteers are the heartbeat of the organization. Our volunteers donate their time, energy and expertise in pursuit of EWB-USA’s vision of a world where every community has the capacity to sustainably meet their basic human needs. The volunteers that serve as student chapter mentors have the unique opportunity to guide the next generation… Read more »

Meet Our New Volunteer Engagement Assistant, Leah Elsmore

EWB-USA’s newest Volunteer Engagement Assistant, Leah Elsmore, loves connecting with and helping our volunteers. When she’s not cooking something tasty for friends and family you can find her improving the EWB-USA Help Desk.  How did you first learn about and get involved with EWB-USA? I learned about EWB-USA when researching international development non-profits in the Denver metropolitan… Read more »

The New myEWB-USA: Tools and Resources for a Successful Chapter

EWB-USA has relaunched our member-focused website to better empower members to partner on projects built to last. myEWB-USA is now the hub for the resources and training you need to successfully carry out projects and manage your chapter. Begin exploring the new myEWB-USA today! Chapter Tools & Resources myEWB-USA is your one-stop-shop for finding all… Read more »

Building Strong Foundations: EWB-USA’s 2014 Annual Report

We’re excited to share last year’s many accomplishments with you in our 2014 Annual Report! The annual report highlights the stories of our communities, projects and leaders that engineered change. It also offers our volunteers and supporters an easy-to-decipher overview of our financial health. We greatly value transparency in our operations, and invite you to read… Read more »

Top 5 Reasons to Attend the EWB-USA 2015 Regional Conferences

Registration has opened at EWB-USA’s seven Regional Conferences! Locate the conference nearest you, rally your fellow chapter members, and get registered before early-bird rates are gone! Check out our top 5 reasons to join us at a conference this fall: Reason #5: Meet your neighbors The EWB-USA Regional Conferences provide a place for our 15,900+… Read more »