Thanks to the tremendous generosity of volunteer plumbers from across the country, and industry leaders stepping up to help the people of Texas, access to safe running running was restored for hundreds of families, whose pipes and plumbing systems were damaged by the freezing temperatures of February’s storm Uri. (2021)

Plumbers Without Borders extends our deepest gratitude to all the generous volunteer plumbers, apprentices, family members, their communities, our partners, and our industry’s leaders, sponsors, and donors, who made this…

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Local Seattle project working with the IRC – New Roots program

Volunteer plumbers from UA Local 32 and several industry supporters came together to support the construction of family food-growing plots serving the community including many immigrants and refugees, who are…

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Kenya: Rainwater Harvesting project for the Miumbuni Primary School

A perfect example of SDG #6 and SDG #17 working in harmony! PWB partnered with Engineers Without Borders, NYC Professional Chapter to complete another phase of empowering the local Self-Help…

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Work with Engineers Without Borders

This project will replace a small school building that was destroyed by an earthquake.   It includes a request for latrines and a kitchen, so it will have a sanitation component,…

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Camelbackyard : Phoenix

International Rescue Committee (Phoenix) is seeking plumbing assistance (volunteers) to renovate/upgrade and expand water distribution and drainage systems in their existing aquaponic farm garden community food hub. Volunteer update status…

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Kenya: Neighborhood Development Initiative

NEDI is a registered nonprofit, non-Governmental Organization based in Kitu Town, Kitui District, Eastern Province in Kenya, East Africa, assisting impoverished water scarce communities to drill wells, construct earth dams,…

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Community Support Mission : Tanzania

The Community Support Mission in Tanzania, is reaching out for volunteer plumbers to lend their skills and knowledge to help with a Gravity Water Supply community water project. The water…

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Empower and Care Organization

EACO is looking for volunteers to help with the construction of 40 boreholes in the rural areas of Mukono, outside Kampala, Uganda, with two boreholes already drilled. EACO’s work is…

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Community non-profit in Georgia would love your help

If you are a plumber, plumbing company or distributor in the Riverdale, Georgia area and would like to volunteer your skills, or donate fixtures to help Gabrielle’s Place, they have…

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Cameroon rural communities seek improved sanitation…

Please consider offering your plumbing/mechanical skills to help United Action for Children(UAC): support and improve the lives of women, children and the community who are suffering from the lack of…

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With the recent hurricanes (Harvey, Irma and Maria),

PWB is reaching out to community leaders and agencies - brainstorming how best to support collective efforts towards helping victims. Please stay tuned and if you can, please sign up…

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Uganda – Rape Hurts Foundation seeks volunteers

Please consider offering your plumbing/mechanical skills to help RHF support and improve the lives of women and children, who are victims of rape. RHF currently operates in rural Jinja, Kamul…

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Ecuador community projects seek volunteers for a variety of efforts….

Ecuador Tierra Viva Foundation works toward improving access to safe water and sanitation, by installing, upgrading, repairing and maintaining systems in rural community schools. Potential projects cover a wide range…

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Community projects in Uganda seeking volunteers

Helping Hands 4 Africa would like to utilize your skills and knowledge in Uganda to develop and construct 5 wells for rural schools, that will provide clean safe drinking water…

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LIXIL to Expand SaTo (“Safe Toilet”) Market Globally

Aiming to improve sanitation for 100 million people by 2020 with an award from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. SaTo products are designed to improve the user experience and…

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Hospital projects in Haiti

Hurricane Matthew update! Build Health International was in the process of building a new surgical center in Fond-des-Blancs, Haiti, when Hurricane Matthew struck the south coast. In its devastating aftermath,…

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Nepal re-building efforts can benefit from your skills…

   Volunteers Initiative Nepal  initiated its disaster relief project to help victims right after the massive earthquake on 25th Aprll, 2015.  They have completed two phases of disaster relief .... and…

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Safe water and sanitation are basic human rights!

What we do - Plumbing Professionals, Education, Tools, SuppliesPlumbers Without Borders is building a global database of plumbing and mechanical volunteers and the humanitarian organizations working to increase access to safe water and sanitation.

The PWB database/directory serves as a central resource for both volunteers and humanitarian organizations. We encourage all related tradespeople, and others willing to serve, donate, or offer their skills or other resources to join our efforts and sign up.

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