Get Involved


Join a community to create a more just and peaceful world

Study Abroad

Explore your world for a year, semester, summer or two weeks

Host a Student

Welcome a high school exchange student into your home

​If you're looking for ways you can help, here are just a few ideas. Contact Carol for more information.

  • Orientations: Help with Welcome, Post-Arrival, Midstay, or Pre-Return orientations for hosted students, and local Pre-Departure sessions for outbound students and their parents. 
  • Interviews: Conduct in-home interviews with outbound candidates and prospective host families, helping to ensure that students and their families understand the goals and mission of AFS.

  • Support: Serve as a participant-family liaison, providing ongoing support to help ensure the best experiences possible.

  • Recruiting: Help identify prospective host families and outbound candidates by making presentations, talking to friends and neighbors, or doing publicity.

Interested in Getting Involved?

​You need to become a registered AFS volunteer, so follow the links to begin the process!