Two YES alumni, Mohammed from Gaza, and Bushra from Yemen, participated in a live webinar for IEW to discuss their time on the YES program.
YES alumni visited an orphanage to engage with the children in various activities.
Basit from Pakistan shares how his host family has made his YES experience unforgettable.
Alumni in Thailand conduct outreach to students who are deaf.
Fatima Zohra from Morocco talks about the joy she when she gives presentations during IEW!
Ajla from Bosnia and Herzegovina brought this U.S. holiday to her hometown.
YES students and an alum from Bangladesh offer advice for fellow YES students.
The YES alumni in the West Bank held an alumni reunion in Jericho.
Musa from Liberia shares how Alpena, his YES host city, became his hometown for college.
Alumna gets a YES Alumni Grant to implement entrepreneurial training for internally displaced youth.
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