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...

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...

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....

GYSD Project: Economics Olympiad in Astana, Kazakhstan

Project Organizer: Zhanar Tuleutayeva '13Event Location: Astana, Kazakhstan$200 in FLEX Alumni GYSD Matching Grant Funding$ 200 cost share from: Nazarbayev University Zhanar Tuleutayeva '13  and...

GYSD Project: The World of Possibilities in Aktobe, Kazakhstan

Project Organizer: Kaisar Sultan '15Event Location: Aktobe, Kazakhstan$200 in FLEX Alumni GYSD Matching Grant Funding$200 cost share from: the American Corner in Aktobe  On April...

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...

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,...

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...