BENEFITING: BORGEN PROJECT
EVENT DATE: Feb 13, 2011
HOURS PLEDGED: 96
The Borgen Project is nonprofit organization about reducing global poverty. The Borgen Project works with US leaders to pass reducing global poverty legislation. The Borgen Project would like to achieve the U.N. Millennium Development Goals by 2015.
HOW WE OPERATE
Advocate: We meet with U.S. leaders to secure their support for crucial poverty reduction legislation.
Mobilize: We mobilize people across the globe behind efforts to make poverty a political priority.
Educate: We teach basic advocacy skills that allow citizens to communicate with their government.
Issue Messaging: We build awareness of global issues and innovations in poverty-reduction.