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October 2019

Why I’m an RWI group leader

2019-09-29T08:03:15-07:00October 2nd, 2019|Colebrookdale Project, Featured News, India Project, Mongolia Project, Nepal Project|

RWI board member and longtime volunteer, Bob Pizzi, has been to every Restoration Works project - multiple times! In his message below, he shares why he is heading back to the Bichli Haveli Project in India for the third time this December, this time as the group leader. "RWI's caring and authenticity comes from two [...]

September 2019

Participate in a Webinar: Volunteering with Restoration Works in India

2019-09-29T06:26:19-07:00September 29th, 2019|Featured News, India Project|

Webinar: Volunteering with Restoration Works in India 30-minute info and Q&A session UPCOMING WEBINARS: TUESDAY, OCTOBER 8, 2019 @ 5 PM Pacific / 8 PM Eastern - REGISTER Restoration Works volunteers are a vital component of our projects. Volunteers work alongside the crew in hands-on restoration tasks and participate in the community engagement activities, while [...]

India project crew update

2019-09-22T07:28:28-07:00September 25th, 2019|Featured News, India Project|

Our core crew at the Bichli Haveli Project in India continues their hard work on site, and they are always excited to provide warm welcomes (and expert training) to RWI volunteers. Ganga, pictured here, has taken on increased responsibilities over the years and now functions as the project's second-in-command. Other familiar faces that continue to [...]

Participate in a Webinar: Volunteering with Restoration Works International in India

2019-09-10T11:22:10-07:00September 10th, 2019|Featured News, India Project|

Webinar: Volunteering with Restoration Works in India 30-minute info and Q&A session UPCOMING WEBINARS: TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 17, 2019 @ 5 PM Pacific / 8 PM Eastern - REGISTER Restoration Works volunteers are a vital component of our projects. Volunteers work alongside the crew in hands-on restoration tasks and participate in the community engagement activities, while [...]

May 2019

Restoration Works featured on PreserveCast: Preservation Around the World with RWI’s Melanie Lytle

2019-05-26T06:30:41-07:00May 26th, 2019|Featured News, India Project|

Restoration Works was recently honored to be featured on the popular historic preservation podcast PreserveCast, produced by Preservation Maryland. Listen here as RWI board member Melanie Lytle speaks about how RWI uses national and international volunteer tourism as the catalyst for its mission to help communities around the world protect their cultural heritage sites and [...]

Last call for volunteer trip to Colebrookdale Railroad this summer

2019-05-26T13:35:58-07:00May 1st, 2019|Colebrookdale Project, Featured News|

There are still a few spaces left for our annual Colebrookdale Railroad restoration project this June 28-July 3! Join RWI volunteers as we return to Boyertown, PA, for our second annual trip to Colebrookdale Railroad. We're excited to once again work alongside our partners at Colebrookdale RR Preservation Trust in the restoration of this 1850s-era [...]

January 2019

Celebrate Udaipur’s colorful festivals, work alongside our wonderful crew, and receive 25% off your trip donation

2019-01-14T05:53:24-07:00January 14th, 2019|Featured News, India Project|

April 1-7 (7-day trip) April 1-12 (12-day trip) Celebrate Rajasthan's Famous Festivals Join RWI's volunteer trip to Udaipur in April and your time there will coincide with two of the region's most famous annual festivals: Mewar and Ganguar Festivals. The traditional regional events celebrate spring and love, respectively. They are at their most zestful and [...]

October 2018

Volunteer tour dates for 2019 announced: make 2019 meaningful!

2018-11-06T09:04:41-07:00October 2nd, 2018|Colebrookdale Project, Featured News, India Project|

Won't you join us in India or Pennsylvania in 2019? For over two decades, Restoration Works International has been offering tour participants a remarkable cultural experience exploring the traditions and cultures of the world, with a special emphasis on hands-on service and meaningful relationship building in the communities in which we work. INDIA: BICHLI HAVELI [...]