Cheraine participated in Civic Education Week and returned to her host city.
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Jenneley from Suriname hosted a mental health and painting event for teen girls.
Cheraine from Suriname organized an arts and crafts fundraiser for students with disabilities.
Julencia from Suriname has published a book with over 2.5 million reads.
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YES alumni and virtual program students in Suriname organized a clean up day for GYSD.
Cheraine from Suriname shares highlights from recent virtual workshops.
Salome reflects on her exchange year during the coronavirus pandemic.
Ian from Suriname describes why becoming a YES student was the best decision he ever made.
Esha from Suriname thanks her host family and community in the U.S.
Cheraine from Suriname shares best wishes for her host family.
Jaanvi from Suriname grew as a person with the help of her host family.
Shae has been actively engaged in her community in Suriname after her YES year.
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