Kosovo Youth Volunteer Blog by Laberim

July 28, 2010 | By wickley wickley

My name is Labërim Cërmjani. I am eighteen years old. I was born in Gjakova –Kosova in 1992.   I currently attend the Secondary Professional School (High School) “Gjon Nikollë Kazazi” studying Information Technology.[...]


Kazoos in Kosovo!

July 24, 2010 | By wickley wickley

A couple of years ago, some wonderful friends of our program gave us kazoos.  I have to admit–I love kazoos. When I was young I was in a unicycle club and we played kazoos while riding our unicycles in parades, and I thought they were magical instruments.[...]


Kosovo Youth Volunteer Blog by Adea

July 20, 2010 | By wickley wickley

I’m Adea Haxhiavdyli and I am 14 years old. I just finished 9th grade. During the Kosovo war in 1999 I lost my father. I was 3 years old and it was really difficult for me.[...]


Back in Kosovo!

July 13, 2010 | By wickley wickley

I’ve been here for a little over a week and it’s great to be back in Kosovo! So much fun—and absolutely, totally, exhausting! Monday through Friday I teach children in the morning, do paperwork and write music in the afternoon, and train Youth Volunteers at night until at least 10:30.[...]


Why I Love My Job

July 3, 2010 | By wickley wickley

I have the greatest job in the world. It is frustrating, exhausting, and life-consuming, but maybe that is why I love it so much.[...]


11 Years In…

June 26, 2010 | By wickley wickley

11 years ago, you sent a girl to a country that had just finished an atrocious war, killing, wounding and leaving homeless over a million people. You gave her money for instruments, and she spent her life savings to pay for the rest. [...]