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YES Alumni Renovate Bus Stop in Nigeria

We’re constantly impressed by our alumni’s awareness of the problems their communities face. From Nigerian YES alumni fixing corroded streets, to current YES students lending a hand

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Alumni Updates
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Alumni Spotlight: Ndeenga Shamata

We are continuously blown away by the impact our alumni have on their communities abroad. From organizing a democracy-minded journalism workshop for Ukrainian youth to

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20 years of outstanding alumni

While the KL-YES program encourages students to complete alumni activities, other programs don’t include formal project opportunities. Although they don’t receive funding, most alumni create initiatives on their own.

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Photo flashback

In honor of Sen. Tom Harkin’s retirement announcement, we would like to share this old photo. Below is our first group of international visitors from

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Yusuf- Making a difference

“I organize group discussions among the youth who are the leaders of tomorrow. Youth need to be encouraged in order for Nigeria to have a great future,” he said.

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