Name: Obinna Onwuchekwa
Location: London, UK
Role: Political Affairs Intern

Fundraising Goal: $500

How did you get interested in global issues?

I became interested in global issues after observing first-hand how decisions in places such as London & New York affected the lives of my friends and neighbours in Nigeria.

Why are you volunteering your time to serve the world’s poor?

I am volunteering my time to serve the world’s poor because they have relatively few people who are willing to stick up for them and I want to help make a difference.

Any interesting tidbits to share?

I enjoy playing soccer & video games. I have a phobia of pigeons and can make music with my ears.

 

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“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.”

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