CultureALL Ambassador Eric Idehen will enchant participants with a glimpse into Nigerian culture by sharing personal photographs, clothing items, and naira bills. Participants 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 he is the founding president of Cornerstone of Hope, an orphanage in his hometown of Benin City, Nigeria.
Social Studies, Immigration, Geography, Character Counts: Citizenship, Reponsibility, Respect
Access to a projector and display table
Dr. Jackie Thompson