Why GSL matters: a summer for the books
Daniel Alexander is Amizade’s Marketing and Communications Coordinator. Originally from…+ READ MORE
Reflecting on Service Learning in Washington, D.C.
Nicole Flohr, a senior at Lebanon Valley College, traveled to…+ READ MORE
One country is trying to make GSL for everyone
No longer should life-changing global education opportunities be only for the…+ READ MORE
Understanding homelessness in Washington D.C.
In the Summer of 2016, BBYO Passport youth from all…+ READ MORE
Meet Steve Thomas. Actually, if you have been to Amizade’s…+ READ MORE
Amizade Partners Aid Homeless in Severe Weather
The recent onslaught of snow along the east coast has…+ READ MORE
From Ireland to the U.S.A.
As I waited in JFK airport for my group to arrive after their long journey from Belfast to New York City, I wondered how I would recognize them as they sauntered through the doorway. Then the light bulb went off, and I realized from this point forward I would know these guys from their strong Northern Irish accents and their gregarious conversations.+ READ MORE
A Glimpse Behind the Scenes of Washington, DC
Washington D.C., as we all know, is the capital city of the United States of America, a country that stands for freedom and possibilities, where anything imaginable is doable, a city that, for many, represents the American Dream. Here, Amizade volunteers serve and learn with the homeless and hungry, gaining a new perspective on the Nation’s Capitol.+ READ MORE