Youth Empowerment in Eurasia: Seven Initiatives by FLEX Alumni

FLEX Alumni became more independent and grew as they lived, and learned during an academic year in the U.S.  Many returned home to share...

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...

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....

City Representative Program in Serbia Starting Strong

In the FLEX world, the FLEX City Representative program gathers the very best of the alumni community and those most eager to engage in...

FLEX Alumni Work with At-Risk Communities for Global Youth Service Day

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

Old Village With New Spirit of Volunteers!

Football leagues have the Champions Cup, athletes have Olympic Games, and FLEX alumni from Montenegro and Serbia have their annual Global Youth Service Day...

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...

Call for Mentors: The IDEAL Workshop (Southeast Europe)

  Event Title: The IDEAL Workshop Event Dates: August 3-6, 2017 Training Dates: August 1-2, 2017 Link to Application: https://flexalumniprogram.submittable.com/submit/84310/mentor-application-the-ideal-workshop Mentor Application Deadline: May 10, 2017 INTRODUCTION American Councils for International Education is seeking experienced...

FLEX Alumnus from Montenegro Empowers Youth in the Region

FLEX alumnus from Montenegro, Stefan Raicevic ’12 (Bar, Montenegro/Parsons, KS), is using what he learned during his exchange year to empower youth in the Balkans...

FLEX Serbia Alumni Gather for a Holiday Celebration

The month of December is chaotic for most FLEX alumni in Serbia. With alumni rushing to finish their college obligations, they sometimes miss out...

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