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 […]

Project Highlight – Sokak Lambası

Project Highlight Sokak Lambası Sokak Lambası is a project that helps distribute free meals to the disadvantaged community in Fatih once a week in collaboration with Istanbul&I. Sokak Lambası was started by Serap Abla six years ago, distributing soup in Taksim Square. In 2018, she decided to rent a place […]

Project Highlight – Qnushyo Homework Help

Project Highlight Qnushyo Homework Help Qnushyo is an NGO literally meaning “gathering” that aims to provide the local community of Yedikule with shared activities to develop skills, local knowledge, promotion, and local well-being. The founders of the community centre, Yakup Atuğ and Önver Çetrez, focus on providing activities for educational […]

Project Highlight – English Speaking Club

Board News Office Reopening English Speaking Club (ESC) is one of Istanbul&I’s most popular and successful projects, carrying on since November 2017 and helping a number of people in Istanbul learn and improve their English speaking skills. The project was initiated by the Executive Coordinator at the time, Teymour Ashkan, […]

Project Highlight – Yedikule Animal Shelter

Project Highlight Yedikule Animal Shelter Yedikule Animal Shelter is one of Istanbul&I’s most recently started projects and the first animal-focused project. Since December 2019, the project has been a major success and has continued to run every week even through the COVID-19 pandemic and cold winter rain. The Yedikule Animal […]