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ALUMNI ARTICLES

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...

Call for Mentors: StartQube Social Entrepreneurship Workshop in SEE

Event Title: StartQube Social Entrepreneurship Workshop for A-SMYLE/FLEX and YES Alumni in Southeast Europe Event Dates: October 12-16, 2016 Training Dates: October 10-11, 2016 Link to Mentor Application: https://flexalumniprogram.submittable.com/submit/62230 Mentor Application...

WORKSHOP PROJECTS

Human Rights Presentations in Serbia

Violeta Milanovic '15 Project Location: Pozega, Uzice and Kosjeric, Serbia $ 250 in Eastern Europe FLEX-Ability Grant Funding From January to March Violeta Milanovic '15 gave five...

Human Rights Workshop in Serbia

Andrija Anzel '14 Project Location: Paracin, Serbia $ 207.5 in Eastern Europe FLEX-Ability Grant Funding On February 13 and 27 Andrija Anzel '14 conducted a two-part workshop...

FLEX GRANTS

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...

Apply to Participate in the StartQube Social Entrepreneurship Workshop in SEE

Event Title: StartQube Social Entrepreneurship Workshop for A-SMYLE/FLEX and YES Alumni in Southeast Europe Event Dates: October 12-16, 2016 Event Location: Kruushevo, Macedonia Link to Participant Application: https://flexalumniprogram.submittable.com/submit/62229 Participant Application Deadline: August 28,...

PROJECT HIGHLIGHTS

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 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...

Serbian Senior Alumni Reunite

Ten years ago, in August 2006, 71 high school students from Serbia set their feet on U.S. soil to become the first full generation...

FLEX and YES Alumni Unite to Develop Entrepreneurial Skills for Social Change

From October 12-16, 34 FLEX and YES alumni from Southeast Europe representing seven countries and seven program generations gathered in Krushevo, Macedonia, for the...

Welcome FLEX Serbia Generation ’16

On September 9-11, 27 of the 41 recently returned FLEX Alumni from Serbia gathered in Belgrade for a re-entry seminar.  The re-entry seminar is...

GYSD GRANTS

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...

GYSD Project: Let’s Have Fun! in Pancevo, Serbia

Project Organizer: Marko Vignjević '14Event Location: Pancevo, Serbia$ 133 in FLEX Alumni Grant Funding$ 500 cost share from: Mara Mandic school for children with...

GYSD Project: Health Is Practised in Negotin, Serbia

Project Organizer: Strahinja Trujkic '15Event Location: Negotin, Serbia$ 366 in FLEX Alumni Grant Funding$ 699 cost share from: Gymnastics club 'Hajduk Veljko', Youth Office...

NOTABLE ALUMNI

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...

Igor Zlatojev ’07 Combating Extremism through Community Engagement

Igor advises FLEX alumni to value people's individuality above social, economic or religious factors. 'Be yourself and don't buckle under social pressures! Don't only...

Branko Backovic ’07 An Initiator of the A-SMYLE Fundraising Campaign

Be practical and while dreaming big make sure that you do small positive things every day.  They may be related to your friends and...

Dusan Ilic ’08: Regional Cooperation in the Balkans Is the Key

Over the last two years Dusan Ilic conducted a wide range of alumni projects – charity concerts, gender equality lectures, career workshops, and art...