Name: Josephine Akanbi
Location: Sheffield, United Kingdom
Role: HR Team member
Fundraising Goal: $500
How did you get interested in global issues?
Growing up in a country that accounts for nearly 13% of the world’s population of people living in extreme poverty piqued my interest in joining causes that address global issues such as poverty.
Why are you volunteering your time to serve the world’s poor?
By Volunteering, I am offering vital help to those who are most in need of it.
Any interesting tidbits to share?
Travelling & exploring new adventures
My Compassion/Humility List
I will do the following for any friends and family who donate in my honor.
- $50 Café time
- $100 Make you dinner
- $150 Make you a chill time playlist
- $250 Plan a getaway with me
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Direct Bank Transfer:
To transfer funds directly to our bank account, from a UK bank account, at no cost, please use the details below:
Account holder: The Borgen Project
Sort code: 23-14-70
Account number: 62555851
IBAN: GB56 TRWI 2314 7062 5558 51
To Donate by Mail:
The Borgen Project
2661 N Pearl St., PMB #442
Tacoma, WA 98407
“Having made tremendous strides on behalf of impoverished families throughout the world, I applaud The Borgen Project for its tireless commitment to ending global poverty. Through strategic advocacy and public education, you are helping to shape U.S. policy for the betterment of mankind. We are proud to be home to visionary groups like The Borgen Project. You represent the best of who we are as a state and as a people – insightful thinkers, proactive leaders and inspiring problem-solvers, who are committed to redefining what is possible and, ultimately, to changing the world.”
– Gov. Jay Inslee (WA)
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