Albania has been struck by a series of earthquakes since November
Five featured projects in which alumni work with children in their communities.
Alumni in Albania share their U.S. memories with local youth.
Xhonatan from Albania talks about his experience in a "double placement"
Elvana from Albania talks about how the YES program taught her to take initiative to help her community and engage young people in Albania.
Sefeda from Albania discovers the value of volunteering.
Aleksis from Albania visits the elderly to honor her grandmother.
YES alumni kicked off summer with activities focused on youth development.
Kejsi from Albania shares how she became an entrepreneur.
Alumni who just returned to Albania reflect on their YES year.
Lessons from a host dad about social justice and acceptance.
Zylfie from Albania helps her hometown address plastic waste
65 YES and FLEX alumni gather for the third annual IDEAL workshop.
Kaltra brought a U.S. perspective on Valentine's Day to Albania.
Kristi from Albania shares what his exchange experience and host family mean to him.
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