My name is Johnny Smith. I am a current undergraduate senior at
Furman University. As collegiate soccer player, I saw the impact that sport had on me as I was growing up and wanted to be a part of an organization that looked to make a difference through sport for others. In finding CAC, I found an organization that reliably, intentionally, sustainably created an impact in developing countries by teaching the importance of several social issues relevant to that community. After hearing about his group, I realized that I truly had a desire to help facilitate this organization's goal. By making a sustainable impact in this area, I know that I will develop and grow personally, be exposed to a number of perspectives, and use this experience in whatever I do in the future. In supporting me, you will be making that impact on me and giving me the opportunity to make an impact on others.
In order to become a Global citizen for at least 6 week I will
be fund raising money with a goal of $6,600. In order to make this goal happen, will try to do a number of things. I hope to write letters to individuals, advertise on campus, talk to local students and faculty, and potentially host a
There is more information regarding CAC and what I will be doing
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