GYC Village

blog posts from GYC's participants, alumni, & staff

My Returns Home

By Tara Pipes (GYC Rwanda Alumna, Summer 2013) When I first flew into Kigali in July, stepping out of the airport into the open evening summer air, I knew immediately … Continue reading

January 28, 2014 · Leave a comment

Third Time Around

By: Melissa Martelly (GYC Rwanda Alumna, Winter 2006/7) I can distinctly remember the eerie silence as the plane landed on my first visit to Rwanda as part of GYC’s winter … Continue reading

January 9, 2014 · Leave a comment

Healthy Reflections

By Laurentine Uzayisenga This August 6th, 2013 in the afternoon we (Rwandan participants, International participants and INALAS and GYC leaders) visited Karongi Hospital where we met some of the administrators, … Continue reading

January 4, 2014 · Leave a comment

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