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Engineers Without Borders USA (EWB-USA) is a national organization founded in 2002 with more than 12,000 members across the United States. EWB-USA has approximately 350 projects in 45 developing counties across the world. We are passionate people, with over 250 dedicated chapters, including university chapters on more than 180 campuses throughout the United States

We support the basic needs of people by offering the engineering expertise to provide basic sanitation, power, clean water and energy.

Our Vision is a world in which the communities we serve have the capacity to sustainably meet their basic human needs, and that our members have enriched global perspectives through the innovative professional educational opportunities that the EWB-USA program provides.

Our Mission - EWB-USA supports community-driven development programs worldwide by collaborating with local partners to design and implement sustainable engineering projects, while creating transformative experiences and responsible leaders.

Our Membership consists of professionals and students from a variety of professions including engineering, public health, anthropology and business. Through its projects and programs, EWB-USA provides innovative professional educational opportunities that provide a global perspective.  

Our Passion is to make a difference!

You do not need to be an engineer to join.  We need all kinds of professional skills for our projects. Please see the Get Involved page for more information on the Lehigh Valley Professionals Chapter.

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