Alumni Reunion Picnic

group of alumniAmerican-Bulgarian Alumni Association, SWT Alumni Association, U.S.  Ambassador’s Youth Council and U.S. Embassy Public Affairs Office invited a large number of alumni from all USG programs and SWT participants to a picnic at the Tennis club in Borisova Gradina on July 16.  Despite the rainy morning, about 100 alumni attended the gathering.  Former Fulbrighters, IVLPs, Professional Fellows, SWTs and YES alumni, who are now students, NGOs leaders, journalists, university professors and teachers, entrepreneurs, had the opportunity to get together, to discuss the plans of associations till the end of the year and to come up with new ideas for projects.  Most of the alumni who attended were from Sofia, but some specially arrived for the event from Razlog, Veliko Tarnovo and Plovdiv.  They all enjoyed the fun activities – open tennis courts, a yoga class, a climbing wall, raffle, role-play games and other entertainments.