Portland Uncorked! 2019

 

 

The 2019 Portland Uncorked! annual fundraising soiree took place Thursday, February 28, 2019 at the Custom House Hall, 312 Fore Street, Portland from 5:30PM to 9:00 PM. It was a HUGE success!! We raised just under $40,000, thanks to many corporate sponsors and event attendees. It was our best year ever!

 

 

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EWB PMP chapter has begun a water distribution project in El Progreso, Ecuador. The project team traveled to El Progreso in the fall of 2018 to begin the first phase of implementation. A second implementation trip is planned for the spring of 2019. Please click here to find out more about our projects.

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The project team traveled to Debre Birhan, Ethiopia in the fall of 2018 to oversee the completion of the first school building in a planned community complex of classroom buildings. The first building is now complete and children (K – 2) are attending school. Since the PMP chapter’s charge has successfully been completed, the project has been closed out.

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