Central Asia FLEX-Ability Workshop 2017: Smart Storytelling

All of us have stories to tell – and FLEX alumni have so many!  From their exchange experiences to stories of the impact that...

First Ultimate Frisbee Tournament in Karaganda, Kazakhstan

On June 17, exceptional City Representative Yana Veytsman ’17 (Karaganda, Kazakhstan/Colorado Springs, CO) organized the very first Ultimate Frisbee tournament in Kazakhstan. This event...

5 Projects Ideas for FLEX Alumni, by FLEX Alumni Grants 2016 Winners :)

Every year, FLEX Alumni around the world hold amazing projects with the support of the FLEX Alumni Grants program. If you missed the full...

Second Annual Central Asia FLEX-Ability Workshop: FLEX Alumni Bringing Ideas Leadership and Initiative to...

Fifty-one alumni from Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan and Turkmenistan engaged in trainings and developed community ideas at the second annual Central Asia FLEX-Ability workshop on...

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...

Pull Yourself Up by your Bootstraps Bootcamp by Karina Ibragimova ’14

During her FLEX exchange year, Karina Ibragimova ‘14 (Aktobe, Kazakhstan/ Cogan Station, PA) was surprised by the variety of classes offered at her American...

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...

Nazarbayev University Debate Academy 2014

Aslan Sataybekov ’12 (Astana, Kazakhstan/ Chaumont, NY) Project Location: Astana, Kazakhstan $2,600 in 2014 FLEX Alumni Grant Program Funding FLEX alumnus Aslan Sataybekov ’12 (Astana, Kazakhstan/ Chaumont,...

Self-Defense Workshop in Petropavlovsk, Kazakhstan

An exceptional City Representative from Northern Kazakhstan, Alena Stakhanova ’18 (Petropavlovsk, Kazakhstan/Milton, DE), organized a self-defense workshop for thirty young women.  Alena collaborated...