Name: Abosede Adega
Role: HR Team member
Fundraising Goal: £400
1. Making a Positive Impact: Volunteering allows me to actively contribute to causes that I am passionate about and make a tangible difference in people’s lives. It provides me with a sense of purpose and fulfillment, knowing that I can have a positive impact on individuals and communities, even in small ways.
2. Empathy and Understanding: Engaging with global issues exposes me to diverse perspectives, cultures, and challenges faced by people around the world. It cultivates empathy within me and enhances my understanding of the interconnectedness of our global community. It inspires me to break down barriers and work towards a more inclusive and equitable world.
3. Learning and Growth: Volunteering in global settings presents invaluable opportunities for personal growth and learning. It allows me to step outside my comfort zone, develop new skills, and gain a deeper understanding of complex global issues such as poverty, education, environmental sustainability, or social justice. I believe in lifelong learning and continuously expanding my knowledge to become a more effective advocate for positive change.
4. Building Relationships and Connections: Volunteering brings together like-minded individuals who share a common vision of creating a better world. It provides a platform to connect with people from diverse backgrounds, cultures, and experiences. These relationships enrich my perspective, broaden my horizons, and foster a sense of global community and solidarity.
5.Empowering Others: Volunteering allows me to empower individuals and communities by supporting their capacity-building efforts. It is gratifying to witness the transformative impact of providing resources, education, skills training, or simply lending a helping hand. I believe in the power of empowering others to create sustainable change and contribute to their own well-being.