Everyday, Burners Without Borders transforms communities through innovative disaster relief programs and community initiatives that make a lasting impact. 



Announcing the BWB Community Grant Winners for 2017

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The Burners Without Borders Community Micro-Grant program started in 2008 and has awarded over $170,000 over the course of its existence.  Grants of $100-1,500 are given to projects aimed at creating positive imp... Read More


Global Wave of Service 2017 - Accepting Projects!

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Goal:  To create awareness within the Burning Man Regional Network of the BWB civic engagement mission. This mission is to globally promote activities that support a community’s inherent capacity to thrive by ... Read More


Koulu On Fire

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Koulu School is a Peer teaching model harnessing the refugee youth to support quality education in the classroom and to create learning opportunities outside it. A friend of BWB, Koulu School addresses two p... Read More


BWB @ Black Rock City 2017 (Speaker Series, Maker Workshops and more!)

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Burners Without Borders-BRC 2017 Welcomes you Home! It is time for our yearly migration back to the desert.  Like a circadian rhythm we head into that yet unknown space waiting to be created. We are called to... Read More


Burners Without Borders Projects begin in Taiwan

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Burners in Taiwan are beginning BWB projects throughout the country! In the past few months, there have been several projects led by Pei Chieh Wu, who was raised in the country but currently splits time between both C... Read More


Report: Kathmandu Humanitarian Mini-Maker Faire

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Following the success of our collaboration with Communitere on the Mobile Resource Unit (MRU) in Black Rock City 2016, BWB was invited to participate in the world's first Humanitarian Maker Faire in Kathmandu, Nepal. ... Read More


Louisiana Floods-Volunteers Needed

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Between August 11 and August 14th more than 2 feet of rain fell across Southern Louisiana  causing widespread catastrophic flooding that has damaged over 150,000 homes. It will take several years for the region to re... Read More


Mobile Resource Unit (MRU): A Maker Container

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*We're collecting tools to restock the MRU for 2017- see what we need here:   http://bit.ly/2rALFvE Precompression 2017 CALL FOR ACTION!   Tool Donation Drive for the Burners Without Bord... Read More