GYSD Kazakhstan: Education for Rural Students

Nazerke Zarlykhanova '12 (Altau, Kazakhstan)Event Location: State school 7, Almaty region$500 FLEX Alumni Grant Funding$850 cost share from: State school №7, KIMEP Honour Society,...

Eleven Years of Service: FLEX Alumni Participation in Global Youth Service Day

The 2015 Global Youth Service Day (GYSD) celebrations marked the eleventh anniversary of FLEX alumni organizing service projects in their communities alongside youth worldwide...

Global Youth Service Day in North Kazakhstan

Five members of the FLEX Alumni Community in North Kazakhstan received Global Youth Service Day Matching Grants and organized amazing projects.  Let’s learn about...

GYSD Armenia: Earthquake Safety and First Aid

Eliza Melkonyan (Yerevan, Armenia)Event Location: Spitak, Jrashen, Gogaran, Sarahart and Saramej-Lori$469 FLEX Alumni Grant Funding$600 cost share from: Spitak Farmer NGO, volunteer speakers and...

GYSD Project: Upgrade in Besh-Koruk, Karakol, Naryn and Tokmok, Kyrgyzstan

Project Organizer: Didana Suseeva '15Event Location: Karakol, Tokmok, Besh-Koruk and Naryn, Kyrgyzstan$ 434 in FLEX Alumni Grant Funding$ 842 cost share from: environmental trainer...

Announcing 2017 Global Youth Service Day Matching Grants Program

American Councils for International Education is pleased to announce the annual Global Youth Service Day (GYSD) Matching Grants program for FLEX and YES alumni....

GYSD Kyrgyzstan: Be Educated Make a Difference

Asel Matieva ’13 (Kyzyl-Adyr, Kyrgyzstan) Event Location: Talas region, Kyrgyzstan $378 FLEX Alumni GYSD Grant Funding $413 in cost share from: American Corner in Talas, local schools,...

FLEX and YES Alumni Serve Their Communities on Global Youth Service Day

FLEX and YES alumni took on the Global Youth Service Day (GYSD) challenge this spring - organizing events in their communities and working with...

GYSD Ukraine: Practice CACTUS 2015

Anastasiya Karavan ‘14 (Chernihiv, Ukraine)Event Location: Bila Tserkva (Kyiv Region), Cherkasy, Rohatyn (Ivano-Frankivsk Region), Chernivtsi, Zaporizhzhia, Chernihiv, Kharkiv, Sumy, Poltava, Okhtyrka (Sumy Region), Zalishchiky...

FLEX Alumni and GYSD 2017: Educational Projects

Global Youth Service Day (GYSD) is the largest service event in the world and the only one that celebrates the contributions that children and...