This post was originally published by the Salesforce Foundation. This is the first in a series of blogs about taking advantage of the growing nonprofit Salesforce community to help build your personal Salesforce career and increase your organizational success.
The Power of “Us”
At 11 years old, I learned that for only $1 per day I could help a young girl in a struggling family get clothes and shoes, three meals a day, and a backpack for school. $1 per day was more than my allowance, but I discovered that if I recruited my friends and a few adults, together, we could change someone’s life. It was my first lesson in the “power of us.”