Announcing GYSD Matching Grants Program 2019

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

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...

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...

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 Project: Opportunities for Children with Disabilities in Petropavlovsk, Kazakhstan

Project Organizer: Ainur Serikova '13Event Location: Petropavlovsk, Kazakhstan$180 in FLEX Alumni GYSD Matching Grant Funding$180 cost share from: the Shakshakbaev Boarding School for Children...

25 GYSD Projects by FLEX Alumni 2004-2018

As FLEX celebrates the 25th anniversary of the program, we also celebrate the 15th anniversary of FLEX alumni organizing amazing Global Youth Service Day...

GYSD Project: Debate Tournament in Karaganda, Kazakhstan

Project Organizer: Vadim Absatarov '15Event Location: Karaganda, Kazakhstan$ 150 in FLEX Alumni Grant Funding$ 150 cost share from: NIS school in Karaganda, photographer Dalila...

GYSD Project: Debating Tournament in Astana, Kazakhstan

Project Organizer: Gulnaz Tabynbayeva '14Event Location: Astana, Kazakhstan$500 in FLEX Alumni GYSD Matching Grant Funding$7440 cost share from: the Nomad Debate Club, Nazarbayev University,...