Allison is the Manager of Acquisition and Outreach at Opportunity International, spending her days getting people excited about fighting global poverty. Outside of the office, she bakes award-winning cookies, mentors awesome high school students, plays competitive trivia and reads 50 books a year.
I am a global citizen because the world is not nearly as big as we pretend it is – we are more connected now than we have ever been. We have a responsibility to love, serve and care for our neighbors, whether they are down the block or on the other side of the world.
The reason I have a job is because people don’t know about global poverty. I want to change that. Read more