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Book Club

Book Club

What We Do Istanbul&I’s Book Club was created to encourage people to read books and discuss their variety of topics as well as to help…

Sokak Lambası

Sokak Lambası

Sokak Lambası is a sister NGO of Hayata Sarıl. The group got together to show solidarity and narrow the gap in the society, especially for children…

Hayata Sarıl

Hayata Sarıl

Hayata Sarıl is a social initiative that is born in February 2017 with the vision of ‘a Rehabilitation Center’ for the homeless and who live…

Impact Summits

Impact Summits

We hold large scale summits–conferences where young people have a chance to meet with mentors from a field and work to create social impact projects.…

Comedy Fundraisers

Comedy Fundraisers

  Istanbul&I holds regular comedy initiatives featuring performances by stand-up comedians from different backgrounds, focusing on topics ranging from family relationships to social stereotypes and…

Iftar & Community

Iftar & Community

What We Do During Ramadan, we hold free community Iftar dinners accompanied by various social activities in the disadvantaged neighborhood of Tarlabaşı. Many of the…

Storytelling Expedition

Storytelling Expedition

  Storytelling Expedition is a program that provides dreamers and adventure-lovers of with an opportunity to explore Istanbul’s most beautiful, poetic and history-rich places through…

SAT, IELTS, TOEFL Study Group

SAT, IELTS, TOEFL Study Group

  What We Do We organize study sessions open to the public to help students with their IELTS, SAT, and TOEFL exam preparation. This program…

Intro to Culture

Intro to Culture

  Intro to Culture is a new program that aims to expose people to a local culture through education, food, and history. What We Do…

Special Programs

Special Programs

  Special programs are held semi-regularly for members throughout our organizing. What We Do We organize unique events like mentor meetings, local conferences, cultural dinners at…