State of the Union January 2024


Political Updates

Congressional Office Meetings and Bird Dogging

Meeting with Representative Marc Veasey (D-TX-33) his staff,  and The Borgen Project’s Anjana Boppana and Kim Thelwell.

Political Affairs Team member, Madison Bryan met with MP Neil Coyle (Bermondsey and Old Southwark) in support of ODA

Political Affairs Team member, Natalie Bookout and Kyle Onwukwe, with Kim Thelwell, VP The Borgen Project, meeting with Senator Budd’s staffer Graham Gunter (R-NC)

Updates from DC

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Congratulations to the following team members who have achieved Borgen Project Honors & Recognition

Visit the Our Team Members page and read about success stories with our organization.

Getting the Word Out

Information and Networking Events

Political Affairs Team member, Olivia Linzy, teaching at a high school about The Borgen Project

Political Affairs Team member, Cathal Mc Parland attended a networking event in Dublin

One-Mile Campaigns & Mobilizing

Nonprofit Leadership Team

Abiodun Olagunju implemented her campaign in Middlesbrough, UK

Political Affairs Team members

Rosmond Thomas posted fliers in and around businesses around her neighborhood and different neighborhoods in Queens, NY

Aaryan Singh Bisht implementing the 1-mile campaign in York, UK

Letters to the Editor

Political Team

Outreach & Mobilizing Materials

PR/Marketing Team member, Gigi Chiang

Content Team member, Sara del Carmen Navarro Galvan

Content Team member, Manasvi Kadian, photography, entitled, ‘Find the Borgen Project around you’

Content Team member, Abraham Ikongshul


PR/Marketing Team member, Sophie Thomas held a family in a fundraising event I did which was cooking for them and educating them on the Borgen Project and reducing global poverty!



The Borgen Project is on TikTok! Give us a follow @theborgenproject.

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Political Affairs Team member, Eleanor Anderson


Political Affairs Team members:

Norhan Abdelaziz

Sophie Thomas

Parth Nikalje

Yi Nian Mercedes Cheung

Charlotte Pearson

Andrew Specter

Natalie Bookout