Project Highlight – Storytelling for Change

Project Highlight – Storytelling for Change

Project Highlight Storytelling for Change   On August 20, the Storytelling for Change program was started in Istanbul&I in partnership with Taghyeer, a local initiative for youth empowerment. Storytelling for Change is a practical summer training program for youth focusing on developing storytelling skills in a variety of areas. The […]

Volunteer Spotlight – Sajad Safajooee

Volunteer Spotlight Sajad Safajooee Sajad is from Tehran, Iran. He has been working as a professional graphic designer since 2011 and as Istanbul&I’s graphic design officer and art director for the past three years. He has been a member of the Communications Team since it was first created and in […]

Feature News – Iftar&Community

Feature News Iftar&Community Giving Season is Coming! As the Holy Month of Ramadan, a month of giving, doing good, and connection approaches, Istanbul&I is preparing to reintroduce one of its oldest, most wonderful volunteering projects: Iftar&Community. But, first, what exactly is Iftar&Community, how did it start, and why is it […]

Volunteer Spotlight – Ahmad Alhasan

Volunteer Spotlight Ahmad Alhasan Ahmad is a Psychology student at Middle East Technical University. He joined Istanbul&I in 2017 as the youngest volunteer in the NGO. He first co-managed the Storytelling Expeditions and soon after founded Istanbul&I’s first Book Club. In 2019, he co-founded Poetry Club, which he’s been managing […]