Bensu Soral, SosyalBen Volunteer Ambassador; She supported the "Before Sleep" series with Sosyalben, which we inspired from the "Before Sleep" program with Adile Naşit in the 80s and started broadcasting on Instagram IGTV due to the Covid-19 pandemic, by reading the Finger Child tale.
The SosyalBen Foundation Volunteer Ambassador Bensu Soral and Nike athletes Naz Aydemir Akyol, Serap Özçelik Arapoğlu, İlke Özyüksel, Ebrar Karakurt and Beril Böcekler told about the projects they will pursue to spread sports to a wider social basis, in their interview with Elle, April 2020 issue. These projects will enable the discovery and development of the sports and dancing talents of children studying in the bussed village schools in 2020-2021 academic year.
#SosyalBenChildren whose talents were discovered in the music workshop we organized at the Fuat Soylu Secondary School and led our Volunteer Ambassador Yalın, shared the same stage with him in Harbiye Amphitheatre. They sang "Meleklerin Sözü Var" (Angels Have Promised) and "Hayat Bayram Olsa" (If Only Life Would Be A Feast") together with the audience.
Kıyıköy Primary and Secondary School Fieldwork SosyalBen Foundation Volunteer Ambassador Yalın's participation in the fieldwork in Kıyıköy increased the motivation of children who perceived the words of their role model as an explicit support of the gains they had throughout the activity week. Those words reinforced all the gains that SosyalBen Foundation tried to achieve in a week by making them unforgettable. Yalın met with 135 students from the Kıyıköy Primary and Secondary School in 8 workshops organized in collaboration with 14 volunteers.
Samsun # gönülverdim MeetingOn March 25, 2019, 26 SosyalBen Foundation volunteers and nearly 350 university students participated in the meeting held at Samsun Ondokuz Mayıs University. Ece Çiftçi talked about her own story and her social volunteerism with the moderator during this 1-hour meeting and shared with him what she had achieved as a simple volunteer ambassador and what volunteerism meant to her. After Q&A session with the university students, group photographs were taken.
Fuat Soylu Secondary School Music WorkshopSosyalben Foundation Volunteer Ambassador Yalın met 50 children at Fuat Soylu Secondary School as a musical role model, increased their creativity and supported them to look forward to the future by developing self-confidence they needed the most.
Volunteer Ambassador of 2019 Yalın
15 October 2018
The founder of the SosyalBen Ece Çiftçi and our Volunteer Ambassador Gökçe Bahadır talked about the work carried out to support children's access to qualified education, at the Social Benefit Summit moderated by Burcu Kayımtu.
Discovering Istanbul, SosyalBen children saw the play Cinderella in the Wonderland with the Sosyalben Foundation Ambassador Gökçe Bahadır. The children who visited the actors backstage experienced and discovered the works going on behind a theatre stage.
The SosyalBen Volunteer Ambassador Gökçe Bahadır met 90 children studying in Karahalil Primary and Secondary School (Kırklareli, Babaeski) in painting, music, invention and dance workshops. The fieldwork videos and photos were shared by the Sosyalben Foundation and Gökçe Bahadır with #mypowerismyimagination label.