Author Archives: Liz

Nahualate and Paraje Xecaxjoj Travel Updates December 2017

This December 2017, the Guatemala team from the EWB-S&T chapter will return to Nahualate, Guatemala, to end a successful community partnership spanning ten years. In August of 2017, the team turned over the financial responsibility of the project to the Nahualate Water Committee. The project that was completed is a clean water distribution system which…

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Double Your Impact With a 1:1 Match

Two major donors have stepped forward to provide $750,000 in funding for EWB – a $500,000 challenge grant from the Houston-based Montana Cahill Foundation and a $250,000 gift from Missouri S&T graduate David Heikkinen and his wife, Ann. The Montana Cahill Foundation challenge grant is the largest gift in the history of S&T’s EWB Chapter…

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Nahualate, Guatamala Travel Update Summer 2017

This summer the team returned to Nahualate to participate in a community commencement  ceremony in which we turned over the financial responsibility of the project to the Nahualate Water Committee. The project is a water distribution system that includes a 430 foot well, 15,000 gallon storage tank, chlorination system, and 8 miles of distribution pipe…

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