Another EWB Chapter Collaborates with MSPP

While the student Chapter of Engineers Without Borders (EWB) at Southern Illinois University in Edwardsville (SIUE) and their structural engineer mentor Roy Wall work diligently on the design of the holding tank for the water distribution system in Virginia, Guatemala another student chapter has joined the MSPP team in Guatemala. In January 2015, a small … Continue reading Another EWB Chapter Collaborates with MSPP

Elizabeth Sellitto Joins MSPP

Elizabeth Sellitto graduated from Lewis and Clark Community College’s Nursing program with honors in May of 2014.  She has joined MSPP’s board to assist the organization with the development and implementation of MSPP’s medical trips to Guatemala. During spring break of 2014, she had the opportunity to travel to Guatemala through the collaboration of LCCC nursing program. Moved and humbled by the experience, Elizabeth … Continue reading Elizabeth Sellitto Joins MSPP

New Partners, New Friends

MSPP is very excited to announce that we are actively exploring possible collaborations in a variety of areas with Saint Louis University (SLU). On March 4, 2015, our President Terri met with Dr David Borgmeyer, Director of International Studies and Aaron Lockee a Project Manager in Administrative Public Health. As a result of this meeting … Continue reading New Partners, New Friends

MSPP Partner with Lindenwood University

In 2014, in a response to the demand for leaders in the nonprofit field, Lindenwood University, in St. Charles Mo. started a combined B.A. /M.A, program in nonprofit administration. Part of this program requires the students to intern with a nonprofit org. In December MSPP was contacted by Lindenwood University and has been invited to … Continue reading MSPP Partner with Lindenwood University

Good Food. Good People. Good Music. Good Cause.

6th Annual Beer and Wine Tasting October 3rd 2pm-5pm Elijah P's Tickets are $ 20 in advance, $25 at the door which includes ~ Samplings of craft beer and wine from local distributors and homebrewed beer and wine. ~ Light appetizers ~ Live entertainment from  Green and Blue Help choose "peoples choice" winners from the … Continue reading Good Food. Good People. Good Music. Good Cause.

Engineers Without Border Design Students, Water Pump Project

MSPP would like to congratulate Rebecca Standefer and Zack Dahmm on their recent graduation from the School of Engineering at SIUE. Becky and Zack chose our water pump project in Guatemala as their senior design project. Working with their professional mentor, Christopher Parrish, an engineer at American Water, MO. they have designed the pump system … Continue reading Engineers Without Border Design Students, Water Pump Project