Greater Chicago Area Team

Welcome to the Greater Chicago Team

Chicago is proud to have a wonderful network of volunteers that are genuinely invested in their students. We pride ourselves with working hard to build relationships with the local communities and schools.

Where are we Located?

The Greater Chicago Team extends over a large territory just east of the Fox Valley River to the border with Indiana.We also go as far north as the border with Wisconsin and as far south as Willmington, IL.

How are we Doing?

Greater Chicago Team continues to grow in the number of involved volunteers as well as hosting and sending students abroad. For the current 2017-2018 academic year, our number are as follows:

  • 135 - Active AFS Volunteers

  • 52 - Students hosted in the Greater Chicago Team

  • 84 - U.S. students sent abroad for a year, semester or summer programs