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Current Campaign

Campaign #2: Budget Defense

March 15th - May 7th

We need Congress to reject President Trump’s dangerous budget proposal and protect the International Affairs budget. This will require sustained advocacy in the weeks and months ahead to tell our members of Congress that fighting extreme poverty overseas matters to the people they represent and that they need to stand up and defend these investments.

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Reflection: Magen’s story of women and water in Kenya
Reflection: Magen’s story of women and water in Kenya

After graduating a semester early, Magen reflects on her time as a ONE Campus Leader and shares about her recent trip to Kenya with Mama Maji, an organization that seeks to connect women to water.

ONE at Iowa’s Samone says, “It’s never too late to get involved”
ONE at Iowa’s Samone says, “It’s never too late to get involved”

Unlike most of her peers and her fellow executive board members, she didn’t get involved with ONE or any club until her junior year! Her story goes to show that activism and leadership opportunities can come to you at any point, and it’s never too late to get involved.

ONE Campus Campaign Recap: Poverty is Sexist
ONE Campus Campaign Recap: Poverty is Sexist

The first Campaign of the spring semester came to a climactic end last week. Here’s a recap of what ONE campus members were up to! With photos!

Poverty is Sexist, Explained
Poverty is Sexist, Explained

So, what does it mean when ONE says that poverty is sexist?

Zipora started a coffee co-op that’s transforming her community
Zipora started a coffee co-op that’s transforming her community

Zipora is just one example of what young women can do when they are educated and inspired. Read how she’s become a blossoming coffee entrepreneur.