Thione Niang, undeterred, persevered despite numerous obstacles, learning valuable life lessons from each achievement. Niang presents his journey to inspire those who hope to construct a better world for today and generations to come. He created Give1Project, a global nonprofit organization, for youth empowerment and it is currently in 30 countries..
This captivating book highlights the numerous adversities that Thione encountered as a young man, and is a testament to dreaming big.
"In the moments when despair awaits, try to remember that you are acting not only for you, but also for your parents, friends and relatives, your city, your country. You do it for the youth of the world. In braving difficulties, by moving one step forward, you allow the youth of the world to improve, you make the world better.
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About the Author
Complex Magazine named Niang one of the '10 Young Activists Who Are Changing the World.' His experience in politics led him to be the national Co-Chair of GEN44, leading fundraising initiatives for President Obama's campaign. His global organization, Give1Project, is dedicated to the empowerment of young leaders in their communities and has spread to 30 countries in just 5 years. Niang continues to impact communities internationally, and to inspire young leaders as Co-founder and President the Akon Lighting Africa Project.