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



Louisiana Floods-Volunteers Needed

Location: Denham Springs, LA - Map It

Between August 11 and August 14th more than 2 feet of rain fell across Southern Louisiana  causing widespread catastrophic flooding that has damaged over 150,000 homes. It will take several years for the region to re... Read More


BWB Community Micro-Grant Winners 2016

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Since, 2007, BWB has awarded annual grants of $100-$1,000 for civic projects that grow community while making a lasting impact. The goal is to inspire people everywhere to apply their passions to the issues they care ... Read More


Burners helping Refugees

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By the end of 2014 the UN estimated that some 6.4 million Syrians had been displaced.  In 2015 over 1 million refugees and migrants had traveled across borders to enter Europe from across Africa & the Middle Eas... Read More


Walk the Talk: Civic Grant 2016

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What is the Walk the Talk: Civic Grant? A democratic grant process aimed at funding innovative community & civic projects within the Burning Man Global Network.  We are interested in programs that create collabo... Read More


Tool Drive for Lake County, CA

Location: Middletown, CA - Map It

Burners Without Borders is spearheading an initiative to create a tool lending library in Lake County following the Valley Fire that devastated the region, and we need your participation to make it a success. Many ... Read More


Save Ocean Beach Bonfires

Location: Ocean Beach, San Francisco - Map It

Please sign this Change.org petition to make your voice heard against the $35 permit fee and beach closures November-February. In 2007 Burners Without Borders discovered that the  National Park Service (NPS) was c... Read More


Valley Fire-Lake County, California

Location: Lake County, California - Map It

This year has been an incredibly challenging year for California residents who are living with the aftermath of devastating wildfires. The recent Valley Fire in Lake County has destroyed hundreds of homes and displace... Read More


FEATURED Started: 10/16/2010


Community Currency Program

Location: Changamwe District, Kenya - Map It

BWB's Will Ruddick has been working in Kenya for several years to integrate alternative currencies into the lives of resource poor communities. BWB is proud to have supported Will's work from the beginning when he cre... Read More