State of the Union January 2018
- Total # of Lobbying Meetings in December 2017: 21
- Total # of Meetings in 2017: 525
- Number of Advocacy Emails in December 2017: 2,642 emails sent. Borgen Project interns and volunteers mobilized 61,872 emails to Congress since the start of 2017.
- % of Congress Emailed in 2017: 100%. We emailed all 535 members of Congress in 2017! We couldn’t have done this without your hard work.
Congressional Office Meetings
Political Affairs team member Chethan Lai met with Community Liaison Lily Griego from the office of Senator Michael Bennet (D – CO).
Content Team Updates
Here are some of the stats for December 2017: Top Ten Countries with visitors to our site and the Top Ten Articles on BORGEN Magazine.
HR Team Updates
Congratulations to the following team members that have achieved Borgen Project Honors & Recognition.
Capital Achievement Award (raised $2,000 or more): Charlene Preston, Political Affairs team (January 2018).
Chief Closer Award (raised $1,000 or more): Charlene Preston, Political Affairs team (December 2017) and Nick Edinger, Content team and Bronti DeRoche, Content team.
Public Outreach Award: Joshua Collins, Political Affairs team.
Visit the Our Team Members page and read about success stories with our organization.
Getting the Word Out
Regional Director Nandini Tivakaran posted fliers around her school and gave a presentation about our organization.
Letter to the Editor
Chloe Gerard, PR/Marketing team member, in The Pioneer Republican – Give to The Borgen Project.
PR/Marketing team member Matthew Motton designed this flyer and added faux wheat grass at the bottom of each sign for a 3-D effect.
Another great video by Political Affairs team member Melissa Balke.
[hr_invisible] Here are the latest videos by Elizabeth Gascoigne, our Social Media team member, on The Borgen Project YouTube channel. Watch, like, and share!