Sarah Wade joined the United Nations Foundation in January 2013 as a Public Affairs Media Intern. Prior to joining our team, Sarah worked as an editorial intern for SmartBrief, where she produced content for a variety of newsletters in the nonprofit, business, marketing and energy sectors. She also served as a corps member of City Year Greater Philadelphia, where she tutored students in an urban high school and worked with other local nonprofits to create new service and learning opportunities for the students. Sarah earned Master of Arts in English from the University of Pennsylvania and her Bachelor of Arts in English and Spanish from the University of Virginia.
Fun fact about Sarah: She enjoys drawing – especially people and animals.
Blog Posts by Sarah Wade
How $27 changed the world
Today, UN Foundation Board member Muhammad Yunus is at the U.S. Capitol to receive the highest honor Congress can give an individual person: a Congressional Gold Medal. April 17, 2013
Coming Together for Haiti
On January 12, 2010, a massive earthquake struck Haiti, killing more than 300,000 people and leaving more than one million homeless. With support from millions of individuals around the world, a host of institutions and organizations -- the UN and the UN Foundation among them -- reached out to help the Haitian government with the difficult process of recovering and rebuilding.
January 11, 2013