America's Unofficial Ambassadors

We work at the grassroots level throughout the Muslim World to counter violent extremism before it takes hold, to promote tolerance and understanding, and to foster better relations with the United States.

How do you Balance Risk and Reward?

Check out this post by our own Unofficial Ambassador, Katarina Deshotel who is volunteering in Indonesia.

Everyday Ambassador

As the summer unfolds, Everyday Ambassador is excited to be partnering with several service organizations to follow their students’ journeys in service work.  Today’s post is a PRE-departure post written by Katarina Deshotel, of America’s Unofficial Ambassadors. Katarina wrote this piece before she departed for Indonesia, where she is spending her summer as a volunteer. Have you ever been in Katarina’s position? What thoughts do you have for her as her summer continues?

In just a few short days I’ll be turning the first page of the next chapter of my life and embarking on another great adventure. I’ll be volunteering with America’s Unofficial Ambassadors in Indonesia for six weeks. Along with 6 other volunteers, I will be living in Yogyakarta, Indonesia, where we will be volunteering at local NGOs and schools, learning the language, and immersing ourselves in Indonesian culture. As I look forward to the departure date…

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This entry was posted on July 5, 2013 by in Volunteer Related.
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