Building Resilient Communities & Long-Term Partnerships
Key Impact Areas
Isolation caused by impassable rivers is a root source of poverty all over the world. We build footbridges with isolated communities to ensure year-round, safe access to education, healthcare and employment.
Billions of people, mostly in rural areas, still lack access to clean drinking water and sanitation. EIA builds the critical infrastructure that prevents death, unlocks economic productivity, and changes lives.
Education & Workforce
From over 20 university bridge building chapters to corporate partnerships that connect these passionate students to future professional opportunities, EIA is preparing the next generation of experienced, globally-minded engineers.
Change Lives, Support Communities
Our EIA Family
We are a team of connectors, facilitators, and champions.
Stories from Our Communities
Llojlla Grande Story
Llojlla Grande is a rural Aymara community located in the Altiplano highlands of Bolivia. Situated between two mountain ranges at an...
Huaraca is an agricultural community in Bolivia’s Potosi region and home to a regionally important and well-regarded High School. Maria...
Lucia lives in Paja Colorada, Ecuador. She is the daughter of the community’s founders and grew up working alongside her parents to...
Engineering Week: Mentors
Each and every day, the leaders of Engineers In Action mentor and support others. They invest in transforming not only the communities we serve, but ensuring that the people who come together to make that happen have an opportunity to grow and learn as well. It’s what...