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Our Portland Uncorked! 2017 was a Great Success!

We want to thank all of our friends, colleagues, sponsors and supporters for joining us at The Custom House on Thursday, March 2, 2017 for a fun evening of comradery, good food, drinks, and finding out more about the work we’re doing in Africa.  We  exceeded our goals to raise much needed funds for our projects and are grateful to all of you!!!  Please click here for acknowledgement of our generous sponsors.

 

Mark your calendar for Thursday, March 8, 2018 for our next Portland Uncorked! event at the Custom House in downtown Portland. Watch for more information to come!

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EWB Portland has taken on a NEW PROJECT in El Progreso, Ecuador. Neil Franklin is the project lead and a project team has been meeting to get this water project up and running. A portion of the team plans to travel to El Progreso early in 2018 to conduct the initial project assessment.

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 The Community Project (NGO) is traveling this fall to Debre Birhan to, among other things, evaluate travel safety so the project teams can resume travel to the country. Please click here to find out the latest on our projects in Ethiopia !

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School outreach is ongoing. Various chapter members will be presenting Power Point overviews of our African projects to area middle school and high school students throughout the school year as part of our efforts to support STEM programs.