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The Borgen Project is an innovative, national campaign that 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.