I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...
I've seen girls grow -- in their confidence, writing skills and willingness to tackle increasingly difficult topics -- as they progress in Youth Journalism International's program.
Ways to make it better...
If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...
I would add paid staff to ensure long term sustainability.
Would you volunteer for this group again?
For the time you spent, how much of an impact did you feel your work or activity had?
Did the organization use your time wisely?
Would you recommend this group to a friend?
When was your last experience with this nonprofit?
What one change could this group make that would improve your volunteer experience?
I would love to be able to focus more attention on the students and not so much on worrying about where funding is going to come from to support these wonderful young people.
Did your volunteer experience have an effect on you? (teaching you a new skill, or introducing new friends, etc.)
My experience with YJI is one of the best things I've ever done in my life, because I know I am making a real difference in the lives of young people around the world. Besides that, my life is enriched through knowing these terrific young writers, artists and photographers.
How did this volunteer experience make you feel?
My experience makes me feel that the world really has a bright future based on these talented, compassionate and extraordinary young people who will soon take it over.