December 2019

Make the Heritage and Community Resource Center a reality!

2019-12-01T14:13:24-08:00December 3rd, 2019|Featured News, India Project|

For nearly three years, Restoration Works International, with the support of our volunteers, partners, and crew, has been restoring the Bichli Haveli (a traditional courtyard-style townhouse) in Udaipur, India. The close of the project is in sight, and with it, planning for the end use: a Heritage and Community Resource Center. Now is the time [...]

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 [...]