[Professional Fellows Congress spring ’15]: “Making It Matter: Changing the World One by One”

In early June, ACYPL hosted 215+ emerging leaders from 44 countries for the spring 2015 Professional Fellows Congress in Washington, DC. The week-long event included workshops, panel discussions, and professional trainings for all the young professionals.

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[US to El Salvador & Nicaragua ’08]: Adam Probolsky: Flexibility is Key

In 2008 I traveled to Nicaragua and El Salvador with ACYPL. The group of people I traveled with were definitely the highlight of the trip, but a very close second was being on the evening news, through no fault of … Continue reading

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[US to El Salvador and Guatemala 2012] Rachel Hoff on the Youth of Guatemala

Guatemala has a rich heritage in every aspect — from its culture and history to its people and politics. One of the themes that emerged during many of our meetings was the important role of Guatemala’s young people in shaping … Continue reading

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[US to El Salvador and Guatemala 2012] Mike Inganamort on El Salvador’s Potential

It wasn’t long after our wheels touched the runway that we realized El Salvador is a country filled with contrasts.  Brimming with potential, occasionally gripped by violent crime, and most recently stymied by a Constitutional crisis that has taken center … Continue reading

Central America Delegate Stories

[US to El Salvador and Guatemala 2012] Katie Bergh on Education in Guatemala

Today’s post is from Katie Bergh, a delegate on ACYPL’s current delegation to El Salvador and Guatemala. We are having a great time here in Guatemala City. Our hosts have been more than gracious, and our meetings have brought to … Continue reading

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