Oderah Chidom

2016 Jamie Kirk Hahn Foundation Fellow

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Oderah's impact

During her 2016 fellowship, Oderah worked with Southeast Raleigh Promise (SER Promise) to to help with planning and social media strategy leading up to the launch of the organization. This project included leading a revamp of SER Promise’s web presence that will allow the organization to effectively communicate about their new initiatives to residents and stakeholders. She also assisted in convening community members and stakeholders, and participated in their strategic planning process.

Read Oderah's blogs:

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because of JKHF

Through Oderah's experiences within the JKHF Fellowship program, she developed close relationships with the Green Rural ReDevelopment group in Henderson, NC. Through her experiences on the Duke Women's basketball team, Oderah leveraged the JKHF program to connect to leading non-profit projects throughout the Triangle.

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Oderah was drafted in the 3rd round of the WNBA draft and is currently playing professional basketball in Europe for a team named Celje, which is located in Slovenia.



Networking, Public Relations Strategy, Relationship Building

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