My Nigeria

Presented by

Eric Idehen

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CultureALL Ambassador Eric Idehen will enchant students with a glimpse into Nigerian culture by sharing personal photographs, clothing items, and naira bills. Students will learn about his journey to the United States and his road to success in his adopted country, as well as the orphanage Mr. Idehen built in Nigeria.

Eric Idehen, a Community Development Officer at Wells Fargo, is fluent in eight languages (including Russian and Spanish), he serves on the board of several community organizations addressing diversity and is the founding president of Cornerstone of Hope, an orphanage in his hometown of Benin City, Nigeria.

Workshop Details

Region/Culture

Nigeria

Subject(s)

Social Studies, Immigration, Geography, Character Counts: Citizenship, Reponsibility, Respect

Participants

25

Standard Length

45

Room Setup

Supplies/Equipment Needed:

Access to a projector and display table

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