The Children of Cyanika, Rwanda Community Vision Board Responsible for the Systems Gasebya - it did indeed store water! Completed Ntarama

Engineers Without Borders - Boulder

Org #3633
Vetted since 2010
2002
year founded
$7,413
raised on GlobalGiving
8
years fundraising
3
projects funded

Mission

The first step to improving quality of life is water. When we live in a culture that uses an average of 100 gallons of water per day per person, it is hard to imagine a community where getting the recommended one gallon of drinking water per day is impossible. However, this is the reality across much of the undeveloped world. Engineers Without Borders has been asked by several communities in Rwanda to help with this pressing problem. The CU EWB Rwanda team has been working to do just that ever since. We have successfully implemented four different systems in Rwandan communities and are in the process of getting a new system ready for the community in Cyanika. Our work has freed child... read more

Project Leaders
Andrew Nelson
Andrew Nelson
Nikki van den Heever
Nikki van den Heever
Ellis Aune
Ellis Aune
Samantha Hardy
Samantha Hardy
Zayna Pieper
Zayna Pieper
Michael Evans
Michael Evans
Team
Ellis Aune, Rachel Moore, Samantha Hardy
Organization Information
https://www.facebook.com/groups/CU.EWB.RwandaTeam/
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University of Colorado Dept. of Civil, Environmental and Architectural Engineering, 428 UCB
Boulder, Colorado 80302
United States
(303) 735-6708

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE# 4757756473
Organization Information
https://www.facebook.com/groups/CU.EWB.RwandaTeam/
Facebook Page
Twitter Profile
University of Colorado Dept. of Civil, Environmental and Architectural Engineering, 428 UCB
Boulder, Colorado 80302
United States
(303) 735-6708

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE# 4757756473

Project Reports

Each of GlobalGiving’s nonprofit partners is required to send quarterly donor reports detailing the impact of their work.

Aug 30, 2017
Summer 2017 Progress Report
This summer has been eventful for our team.  We had the wonderful opportunity to visit the four sites in which we have already implemented our water catchment systems and look into the new site...
Jun 2, 2017
June 17th 2017 Progress Report
There has been a lot of progress for our Engineers Without Borders team in the past few months. We would first like to thank our recent donors; every contribution helps us reach our goals! Last month...
Mar 20, 2017
Spring Semester Updates
Dear Friends, Alumni, Donors, and Members, Thank you as always for your amazing and continued support. We can't do it without you! We hope all is well through the winter season. The spring...
 
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