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Goodbye Dublin, by Max

05 Aug 2016

I knew from the beginning that I’ll have to leave once the project is over, however now when the time has come – I realized that I’ve unwillingly grown deeper roots than can be removed painlessly. But I am thankful for those. For people I’ll miss and people who will miss me, for moments we […]

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It’s time to be back home! Thanks for a great year, by Chiara

29 Jul 2016

Over this year, in the Pakt club (Parents and kids together), we have introduced a very good practice at the end of each club. It consists in saying, writing or drawing a few words about things they were grateful for that had occurred not only during the club, but also during the whole day. We […]

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Time to Harvest, by Eva

08 Jul 2016

Last January I decided to take advantage of the freezing weather to lock myself up, save some money, and study for my English certificate in Advanced English, which was one of the goals I was set out to achieve during this year. I am aware that tests rarely speak the whole truth because there are […]

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My Penultimate post, by Sonia

08 Jul 2016

This is my penultimate post in the blog, so I would like to do something different. First of all I need to say that the Family Fun Day that we organized was great, in spite of the Irish weather! Kids really enjoyed the bouncy castles, all the circuits and games, as well as the workshops. […]

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It’s time to say thanks, by Roberto

08 Jul 2016

This year has definitely been one of my best in life. I couldn’t be happier of having made the decision to work in Dublin with YMCA. I truly recommend this experience to everybody. I have learnt a lot of myself and from my colleagues and friends in Dublin. This chapter of my life is over, […]

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One Step at a time, by Eleonora

01 Jul 2016

Hi everyone! In the past days I’ve often thought about my EVS experience so far. The students of the second chance education programme in which I’m involved here graduated at the end of June, so the core of my EVS project is now finished. It has been an incredibly enriching experience and I can’t believe […]

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