State of the Union March 2020
Reminder: The Senate and House are in recess next week March 16th until 20th.
Lobbying and Advocacy Efforts
- Total # of Lobbying Meetings in February: 50
- Total # of Lobbying Meetings in 2020: 76
- Lobbying Meetings Goal for 2020: 710
- Total # of Advocacy Emails in February: 6,825
- Total # of Advocacy Emails in 2020: 12,276
- Advocacy Emails Goal for 2020: 120,000
- % of Congress Emailed Year to Date: 66%
Congressional Office Meetings
Listen to the latest from Warren about the goings-on in D.C.
Content Team Updates
Website traffic continues to be strong, thanks to the content created by our Writers, Journalists and Editors.
Congratulations to the following team members who have achieved Borgen Project Honors & Recognition.
- Chief Closer Award (raised $1,000 or more): Hannah Gabrielle White, Content Team member and Jordyn Garrett-Green, PR/Marketing Team member.
- Bird Dog Award: Alexi Santiago, Dana Kit and Lindsey LeBaron, Political Affairs Team members. YoungJu Moon, Regional Director.
- President’s Circle: Kristine Gonzalez, Max Warren, William Butts, Lindsey LeBaron, and Natalie Coyne, Political Affairs Team members. Morgan Harden and Ashely Strand, Regional Directors.
- Public Outreach Award (50 or more people mobilized): Dhruv Bhardwaj and Kristine Gonzalez, Political Affairs Team members.
- Articles of the Month: The Rise and Empowerment of Female Farmers in Nepal by Taylor Pittman and Eradicating Menstrual Huts in Nepal by Minh-Ha La.
Visit the Our Team Members page and read about success stories with our organization.
Getting the Word Out
Nonprofit Leadership Team member Rebecca Collins created a swarm in support of the Keeping Girls in School Act.
Letters to the Editor
- Morgan Harden in USA Today: Invest in health abroad to prevent U.S. outbreaks.
Political Affairs Team
- Anabel Paco-Cano in The Miami Times: Group aims to decrease poverty around the world.
- Natalie Coyne in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Support budget & in The Butler Eagle: A plea to support girls education.
- Joseph Endler in The Register-Guard: Seeking to help the world.
Outreach & Mobilizing Materials
Political Affairs Team member Francesca Gaynor spoke on behalf of TBP to a community access TV program.
Political Affairs Team member Natalie Coyne presented at a city council meeting in Butler, Pennsylvania.