Samantha Meyer

Samantha Meyer
Samantha is the field manager at ONE. Before working at ONE, she spent three years as a campus leader with Michigan State University’s ONE chapter, where she received her BA in comparative cultures and politics with specializations in international development and international agriculture.

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Kicking off the 7th annual ONE Power Summit!

Kicking off the 7th annual ONE Power Summit!

It’s a special time of year here at ONE headquarters, and the wait is almost over. On Saturday, 200 of ONE’s top volunteer leaders from around the country will descend on Washington, D.C., for the 7th annual ONE Power Summit. From Boise to Boston, Honolulu to Houston and everywhere in between, we will welcome ONE advocat......
How we hustled 5,192 Maroon 5 fans to take action with ONE

How we hustled 5,192 Maroon 5 fans to take action with ONE

I just wrapped up an exciting few months on the road with Maroon 5 with a team of amazing ONE volunteers. We tabled at a total of 14 shows across the country to ask Maroon 5 fans of all ages to get involved in our cause by urging their senators to support the Electrify Africa Act. After all…...
Signing energy petitions in the dark at the St. Louis Maroon 5 show

Signing energy petitions in the dark at the St. Louis Maroon 5 show

Over the next few weeks, ONE’s Samantha Meyer will be going on tour with Maroon 5 on behalf of ONE. In this piece, she reports on her advocacy efforts at the first show.  Keeping in line with our musical mood as of late, we’re hitting the road alongside one of our favorite bands and longtime…...
ONE will be at the Wanderlust Festival in Colorado – will you?

ONE will be at the Wanderlust Festival in Colorado – will you?

Wanderlust Festival in Whistler. Photo credit: Adam Taber. Are you looking for the opportunity to combine your love of yoga, dance, food and fighting poverty? ONE has the answer for you! We are excited to announce a 2013 summer partnership with the Wanderlust Festival at the beautiful Copper Mountain Resort in Colorado. The f......
Google+ Hangout: Putting nutrition on the table ahead of the G8 summit

Google+ Hangout: Putting nutrition on the table ahead of the G8 summit

Raj Shah. Photo credit: USAID This June is nutrition’s 15 minutes of fame on the world stage. To kick off USAID’s Nutrition Week, join ONE, 1,000 Days and GAIN’s Future Fortified campaign on Monday, June 3rd at 12:15pm EST on ONE’s Google+ page for an up-close-and-personal conversation with USAID Administrator ......
ONE members host screenings of malaria film ‘Mary and Martha’

ONE members host screenings of malaria film ‘Mary and Martha’

Since World Malaria Day on April 25, local ONE volunteers have been working hard to raise awareness for malaria by hosting more than 50 screenings across the US of “Mary and Martha,” a heartbreaking, inspiring film about two malaria activists, starring Hilary Swank. While many of the screenings were held in small ......
ONE at the 2013 Inauguration

ONE at the 2013 Inauguration

The past two days have been hustling and bustling in Washington, D.C. As usual, ONE was along for the ride. Fresh off a busy election season, ONE members and staff gathered on the National Mall to celebrate and congratulate President Obama on a hard-fought election victory at the 2013 Inauguration ceremony. Our favorite quote......
ONE Act a Week: Make noise for global poverty on Thanksgiving

ONE Act a Week: Make noise for global poverty on Thanksgiving

Action: 67. Time: However much you need. Difficulty: Challenging With Thanksgiving just around the corner, this year’s holiday season is about to kick into high gear. Does the idea of upcoming holiday cheer leave you in the “giving” mood? It certainly does for us here at ONE HQ! Here are a few great ways to&hell......