Sarah and Her Impact Driven Team Support 77 000 Disadvantaged in Bugaria

Few years back, Sarah would have never imagined launching Trust for Social Achievement a leading organization in Bulgaria with an ambitious vision: Help Bulgaria’s most disadvantaged achieve educational & economic success. After working a decade in large US institutions, she had the opportunity to conduct research on social inclusion in Bulgaria. Her lifetime mission became…

Aleksandar Co-Founded the Largest Bulgarian Media For Positive & Inspiring News

👉Who is fed up reading news🗞️ every morning 🥐about violence💥, sex 🔞 and drugs 💊across the world🌍? Personally, I am!😐 Especially when I know that so many inspiring known & unknown leaders are fighting⚔️ to make the world🌐 a better place! In Bulgaria 🇧🇬, I spent one evening🍺 with Aleksandar, the 🚀co-founder of Uspelite🚀, the…

Bob – CEO of the largest East African company fighting hard for transparency

Hi everyone,👋 Do you know Bob? 👋Bob is the CEO👨‍⚖️ of Safaricom🛰️, the largest company🏨 in East Africa. I met with Bob in Nairobi🇰🇪 to discuss about purpose💫, transparency & corruption. He is not only one of the most successful🚀 leader in Kenya but also an inspiring activist capitalist. For him, corruption is currently pretty rough💥…

Peter wants to rebuild the slum of Kibera with decent homes

👋Hi Everyone👋, Have you met Peter? Peter is a young Kenyan 🇰🇪 leader with a BIG dream. He was born in the middle of Kibera, one of the largest African slum located in the south of Nairobi. Living in Kibera was his biggest challenge 💥 in life. He said: “You do not have dreams, you…

Omar – Father, Electrician, Ex-Military & Refugee

Hi Everyone, Last Thursday I finished late and I was looking to grab sushis 🍣 on the way back home. Nearby the shop 🏬, I met with Omar. He did not ask for money 💰 but just something for dinner 🍴. I offered him to order with me and we finally spent the all evening…

Paul Duan — Data Science Genius Fighting against unemployment

Hi Everyone👋, I had the chance to meet with Paul Duan👨, the inspiring founder of Bayes Impact, the Y Combinator-backed NGO which builds citizen-led public services to create a fairer and inclusive future for our societies. By leveraging data science 💻, they achieved outstanding impacts: 800 police agencies 👮use their tool to reduce violence 💥…

“Hello”, So simple but also so important!

Hi Everybody, Do you know La Nuit de la solidarité? It’s a survey 📝launched by Anne Hidalgo to count and profile homeless people in Paris 🇨🇵 in order to improve social services. Last Thursday was the 2nd edition. Clément, one of my colleague suggested our team to join as volunteers. Our mission: count and survey…

Andi Develops 3.0 coding classes to train people for the new economy

Hi Everyone, Most developers and tech guys in Romania live in Cluj-Napoca which is also called the Silicon Valley of Romania. Willing to better understand the ecosystem, I met Andi a young and ambitious full stack developer 💻. Few months before, he had quited his well-paid job to join Carmel as a Co-founder 🚀. Carmel…

The World is getting better but most people ignore it!

Hi Everyone, Few days ago, I had the chance to be 100m below the sea 🌊 level to visit the massive mines ⛏️of Salt in Turda Transilvania 🇷🇴. Launched in 1271, the salt was all extracted manually ✊ by workers 👨and horses 🐎 working in horrific conditions. For example, after two weeks, horses were becoming blind and after 6 months, they had to retire….

#StrongerTogether 5 NGOs 5 Countries 1 Project

Hi Everyone, During my stay in Cluj Napoca, I had the chance to spend one afternoon with a group project led by the city hall of Cluj Napoca. 5 NGOs from Roumania 🇷🇴, Albania 🇦🇱, Poland 🇵🇱, Bulgaria 🇧🇬 and Portugal 🇵🇹 focusing on social and economic inclusion of young children 👦👧 with disabilities gathered together. They started the preparation of…

Civil War Refugee at 14 to Entrepreneur

  Hi everyone, This week end, I decided to stop by Cluj-Napoca in Transylvania 🇷🇴. City well known as the economic heart of Romania. Exhausted due to my flight delay ✈️, I arrived very early in the morning at my hotel. After a 15 minute nap, I was awake by Bala, my roommate. A 50 years old man…

[Newsletter 3] Final Outcome Carolina for Kibera – Kenya

Salut la Familia, les Amis, Blisce, EPIC, K35 et Partenaires,    => English version below 🙂   Time is flying! 🙂 Cette aventure est passée à toute vitesse. Cette dernière semaine fut particulièrement studieuse avec d’un côté: Marine finalisant son outil de tracking et de monitoring des stocks tout en s’assurant que l’équipe de pharmaciens prennent en main l’outil et de mon côté, coup de rush pour éditer et…

[Newsletter 2] Impact assessment Carolina for Kibera – Kenya

Salut la Familia, les Amis, Blisce, EPIC et Partenaires,       => English version below 🙂 Voici quelques nouvelles toutes fraîches! Nos missions avancent bien, Marine passe la plupart de ses journée à la clinique. L’équipe y est toujours aussi sympathique & dévouée 🙂 Le projet sur l’optimisation des stocks prend forme. La réserve des…

[Newsletter 1] Impact assessment Carolina for Kibera – Kenya

Salut la Familia, les Potes, Blisce, EPIC et Partenaires,            => English version below 🙂 Nous sommes bien arrivés à 6h20 du mat à Nairobi lundi dernier après une escale à Dubai. Direction la famille Siteki, notre famille d’accueil pour une douche rapide et le temps de poser nos sacs, puis…

[Uganda — Nyaka] Newsletter 3 — Impact assessment & Safari

Coucou la familia, Salut les potos, Cher Blisce, Cher EPIC, Me voilà tout fraîchement rentré de cette nouvelle aventure hors du commun! Mon chançard de frère a pu profiter de quelques heures de plus au bord de la piscine avant de prendre son avion de retour. Voici quelques infos sur nos péripéties de la semaine….

[Uganda – Nyaka] Newsletter 2 – On the field in Kanungu & Rukungiri

Salut la Familia, les Potos, Blisce & EPIC, Comment allez-vous ? Depuis la dernière newsletter, mon frère Quentin m’a rejoint le vendredi 4 août mais non sans encombres avec plus de 5 heures dans les bouchons pour rejoindre Kampala. Tellement bloqué que le driver s’est arrêté au bord de la route à plusieurs reprises pour lui…

[Uganda — Nyaka] Newsletter 1 — Arrival & meeting with Nyaka

Salut à tous, Je suis arrivé à Kampala depuis lundi matin. Je sais que certains me diront que j’ai clairement tardé à donner des nouvelles. C’est vrai et pour une fois, je n’ai pas vraiment d’excuse! 🙂 J’ai commencé cette nouvelle aventure passionnante par ni plus ni moins un tour du monde! Si vous souhaitez obtenir…

[India Newsletter 3] – Apnalaya, I will never forget

Coucou la Team des Sion–Lesbros, les Grands-parents, la Familia, les Potes, Iron, Team Blisce, Time is flying! Je vous écris ma dernière newsletter avant de rentrer. Comme pour beaucoup de trips, le temps passe vraiment vite! 🙂 Apnalaya, une expérience toujours plus forte L’intensité est montée ces derniers jours en termes de travail mais aussi d’un point de vue relationnel. En termes de travail, c’est génial! Quelques jours…

[India Newsletter 2] Taj Mahal, what an incredible monument

Coucou la Team des Sion-Lesbros, les Grands-parents, la Familia, les Potes, Iron, Team Blisce, Comment allez vous? J’espère que vos vacances se passent bien! Trip à Delhi sur le week end: Le point marquant de cette semaine: Le Taj Mahal! Dans le Lonely planet, on parle d’un incontournable. J’irai même plus loin, je dirai que c’est un passage obligatoire! 🙂 Histoire de marquer…

[India Newletter 1] Today was the best day since the beginning!

Coucou la Team des Sion–Lesbros, les Grands-parents, la Familia, Team Blisce, Tout d’abord merci à tous pour vos messages qui m’ont fait super plaisir! Comme promis, voici les dernières nouvelles de ce fameux périple indien! Je suis sur place depuis tout juste une semaine et déjà je suis en mesure de dire que ce trip me marquera à vie de par…