We believe in

Volunteerism

We promote volunteerism as an agent of social change and integration.

Youth empowerment

We support youth by helping them to develop their skills within our community.

Social impact

We challenge our members to create local projects that reach a global impact.

It all started with 12 people...

It all started with 12 people...

Founded in February 2016 and originally envisioned as a storytelling platform bringing communities together, Istanbul&I grew to become Istanbul’s first youth social impact group. Its members are dedicated to spread volunteer culture by working with displaced and disadvantaged communities throughout the city. It is now a strong community of 300 volunteers from over 50 countries. Find out more about us >>

We are

...a family too big to fit on one page, so we chose to highlight 4 members at a time!
Teymour Ashkan
Teymour Ashkan
Founder & EC
Selen Duruşkan
Selen Duruşkan
Okmeydanı Project
Ahmed Shaltoot
Ahmed Shaltoot
First Board Member
Junko Kanero
Junko Kanero
Web Team

We do

...activities so diverse that they can't fit on one page, so here's three great ones.

We would not exist without your trust.

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