AFS, a worldwide, nonprofit organization, has been leading international high school student exchange for more than 60 years. Each year, AFS-USA sends more than 1,100 US students abroad, provides approximately $3 million in scholarships and financial aid, and welcomes 2,500 international high school students who come to study in US high schools and live with host families. More than 5,000 volunteers in the US make the work of AFS possible.
AFS Intercultural Programs joined high school bands and other community organizations to march in the 15th annual Plymouth Parade on September 29th, 2012. Students representing 15 countries along with their host families carried flags from their…Read More »
On August 26th, AFS Intercultural Programs held a welcome picnic for the 80 high school exchange students in the Twin Cities for the 2012-2013 school year. 200 AFS Volunteers, host families, Returnees (Americans who went abroad), study abroad…Read More »