Israa Ahmad Al Bargoothy

Fellowship year

2015 - 2016

Field

Community - Public Relations

Placement when a fellow

Program Assistant - Partners Jordan

Current employment &/or degree seeking

Public Relations Officer - Dar al Manhal

Higher education

Bachelor's degree in Applied English Linguistics

Current country of residence

Jordan

Biography

Israa Al Bargoothy’s involvement in the community started earlier in her life in high school. After being a volunteer at several centers and organizations, she decided to start her own initiative, Change a Million Souls, to help people in raising awareness for their rights and education.

She has developed a strong sense of devotion for the nonprofit sector by participating in several projects and conferences. She also has a passion for training and has recently become a certified trainer by the European Union through the Civil Society Facility South Project in Tunisia. Specialized in social accountability, she has attended several trainings in Jordan and in the Arab region, giving her a deep appreciation for how nonprofits seek to improve the quality of life for individuals and the community.