Name: Ava Gambero
Location: Walnut Creek, CA
Position: Writer

Fundraising Goal: $500

How did you get interested in global issues?
I am inspired by the work of people who work to uplift their communities and pursued learning about these wonderful leaders around the globe.

Why are you volunteering your time to serve the world’s poor?
I have been in service with the poor for ten years, and I want to expand my reach from poverty in California to working with global issues.

Any interesting tidbits to share?
I have double jointed thumbs, I love to cook, I have a twin sister, and I am writing a screenplay.

My compassion/humility list:
I will do the following for any friends or family who donates in my honor…

  1. $50: Cook dinner
  2. $75: Cook dinner and dessert
  3. $100: Send you a thank you video message
  4. $150: Write you a personalized poem
  5. $250: Clean your house


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