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



Support the Pyramid Lake Spiritual Healing Center

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The Pyramid Lake Spiritual Healing Center, led by Dean Barlese, a Northern Paiute spiritual elder, is a vital hub for spiritual guidance and cultural preservation within the community. However, the sustainability o... Read More


Bridging the Divide (Israel and Gaza)

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We are currently engaged in a deep listening process with our community to identify the most effective projects and resources available to respond to the ongoing war in Israel and Palestine. If you have a project you'... Read More


Community Grantee Update: Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe Museum Garden Engagement

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In 2020, Ripple Project began working with members of the Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe to build an educational medicine garden outside the Pyramid Lake Paiute Museum. The museum's director, Billie Jean Guerrero, was inst... Read More


Burners Responding to Hurricane Otis in Acapulco, Mexico

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Dear Burners Without Borders Team, We are reaching out to you with a heartfelt request and an opportunity to make a life-changing impact on the community of Acapulco, Mexico, which is currently grappling with a sever... Read More


Maui Fire Relief

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*The BWB team will be in Black Rock City and out of office August 21sth through Sept. 11th. Please be patient with our response times.* **If you are interested in donating to Maui relief, please do not donate to Burn... Read More


Burner Gear Giveback

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Redistribution of Camping Gear to Unhoused Individuals in Reno. Summary: A camping gear drive aimed at Black Rock City participants who would otherwise be throwing away camping gear. Drop-off locations will be avai... Read More


Report Back: BWB Spring Summit 2023

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The 2023 BWB Spring Summit was our 7th iteration of the event and our second time on the Hualapai Flat, the home of Black Rock City 1997, at Fly Ranch. This year’s theme, “Listening to the Land”, prompted the qu... Read More


Burners Responding to Ukraine

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We’ve been hearing from many in the Burning Man Community who are getting involved and wanting to support the situation in Ukraine while gathering the most relevant information across the network. This page is meant... Read More


Pedacito de la Tierra (A Little Piece of Home)

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TRANSFORMING SHELTERS WITH A TEAM OF UNLIKELY CO-CREATORS ON THE U.S./MEXICO BORDER This past fall, a group of partners teamed up on the U.S./Mexico border, united by a common belief…that everyone needs a safe spac... Read More


Report Back: BWB Spring Summit (Virtual) 2020

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Here are the recordings of our keynote speakers and panels. Please email us if you'd like more information or to find recordings of the breakout groups. Introduction: (Tom Price) BWB Then and Now... &l... Read More


BWB Response to COVID-19

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First thing: Want regular updates?  Make sure you join our newsletter. -Things are changing day by day, here's a running list of resources as well as ways to get involved- - We're hosting weekly 'Community Ro... Read More


COVID-19: Call for Burners to Donate Supplies

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(View the website that this Call to Action has coalesced into: getusppe.org) COVID-19 cases are spreading around the the world and most regions are unprepared to protect health care workers. The New York Times wrot... Read More