Engineers Without Borders – USA is a national non-profit 501(c) tax-exempt volunteer organization whose vision is a world in which every community has the capacity to sustainably meet their basic human needs.
The North Texas Professional chapter of EWB-USA was established in January 2005 and is based in the Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex. The chapter actively works to further the EWB-USA mission by providing engineering expertise for community-driven development programs while simultaneously fostering education of its members.
Typical projects address challenges faced by developing communities are:
EWB North Texas collaborates with local partners and the community during all stages of the project – assessment, analysis, design, implementation and monitoring – and maintains a commitment to the community for a minimum of five years, providing continuing guidance, education, and training to ensure the long-term success and sustainability of the project.
EWB North Texas is looking for people with various backgrounds and skills, including but not limited to:
to join our efforts in ensuring the prosperity and well-being of developing communities worldwide.
President – Manuel Calderon
Vice President – Julie Jones
Secretary – Sana Husain
Treasurer – Julie Jones
Project Coordinator – Larry Bentley
Fundraising Coordinator – Moises Razo-Madrid
Membership Coordinator – Mackenzie Davis
Student Chapter Coordinators – Larry Bentley and Bill Burnett
Webmaster – Isaac Aguilar
Social Media – Manuel Calderon
Service Chair – Oscar Cetina