The Borgen Project believes that leaders of the most powerful nation on earth should be doing more to address global poverty. The national campaign is working to make poverty a focus of U.S. foreign policy. This is a great entry-level volunteer position for someone looking to be part of The Borgen Project. Advocates can operate from anywhere in the U.S.
-Serve as an ambassador for the world’s poor. Build awareness of the issues and ways people can help.
-Manage and implement fundraising campaigns.
-Represent The Borgen Project in your city – attend events and engage people in the cause.
-Contact congressional leaders in support of key poverty-reduction programs.
-Excellent overall communication skills: oral, written, presentation.
-Ability to self-manage and prioritize assignments.
Hours: 4-hours per week
Start Date: New programs begin every month, you choose the month you wish to start