Washington, DC

Why GSL matters: a summer for the books

Why GSL matters: a summer for the books

Daniel Alexander is Amizade’s Marketing and Communications Coordinator. Originally from…

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Reflecting on Service Learning in Washington, D.C.

Reflecting on Service Learning in Washington, D.C.

Nicole Flohr, a senior at Lebanon Valley College, traveled to…

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One country is trying to make GSL for everyone

One country is trying to make GSL for everyone

No longer should life-changing global education opportunities be only for the…

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Understanding homelessness in Washington D.C.

Understanding homelessness in Washington D.C.

In the Summer of 2016, BBYO Passport youth from all…

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Meet Steve

Meet Steve

Meet Steve Thomas.  Actually, if you have been to  Amizade’s…

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Amizade Partners Aid Homeless in Severe Weather

Amizade Partners Aid Homeless in Severe Weather

The recent onslaught of snow along the east coast  has…

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From Ireland to the U.S.A.

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.

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A Glimpse Behind the Scenes of Washington, DC

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.

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