VOLUNTEER WORK

Giving Back

Volunteering is not only an important part of my life, but also plays a big role in my personal philosophy. Take a look below to learn more about my philanthropic activities and contributions throughout the years.

October 2017 - to date

TUTOR IN THE BUSINESS AND ECONOMICS STUDY TRACK OF KIRON OPEN HIGHER EDUCATION, BERLIN, GERMANY

  • I teach refugees from around the world in a virtual classroom once a week in the courses 'Introduction to Business' and 'College Algebra'

  • This entails preparing slide sets for each week and responding to students' questions via Skype or email

August 2017 - February 2018

MENTOR IN THE STARTHILFE - SCHÜLERCOACHING PROJECT FROM THE AWO, HAMBURG, GERMANY

  • I supported an 18-year old refugee in his responsibilities at school (e.g. I helped him with homework, exam preparation and the writing of cover letters for internship applications)

  • He graduated from high school at the top of his class

July 2017 - January 2018

EVALUATION OFFICER AT ROCK YOUR LIFE! HAMBURG E.V., HAMBURG, GERMANY

  • Provided support in school to students from less fortunate family backgrounds

  • Analysed and recorded the students' evaluations of their relationship with the mentor

Do you know an interesting project preferably in the education sector where I could make a valuable contribution? Then feel free to reach out :)

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