In the past week, FLEX Alumni were busy holding projects for Global Youth Service Day across the country. This year over 1200 GYSD projects took place in 95 countries and for the first time, Moldova took ninth place with 15 projects, 10 of which were GYSD grants and 3 of which were organized by FLEX Alumni Coordinator Victoria Lungu ’13.
GYSD projects took place in Chisinau, Calarasi, Dubasarii Vechi, Straseni, Edinet, Cantemir and Ungheni. The projects gathered children, youth and adults to celebrate Global Youth Service Day and included community building activities, yoga sessions, sports competitions, art workshops, environment friendly activities, recycling workshops, trainings about health and nutrition, first aid and safety on the road.