Northeast Ohio Area Team

Welcome to Your Northeast Ohio Area Team

Welcome to the Northeast Ohio Area Team website. Our mission is to make the world a smaller place through cultural exchange. AFS-USA exchange student programs not only foster life-long bonds and appreciation for cultural diversity, but also provide life changing experiences for students, host families, and volunteers.  Please consider joining us in this worthwhile intercultural mission.

Where are we Located?

AFS-USA's Northeast Ohio Team serves the following Ohio counties:


How are we Doing?

The Northeast Ohio Area Team continues to grow in the number of involved volunteers as well as hosting and sending students abroad. For the current 2016-2017 academic year, our numbers are as follows:
  • 25 Active AFS Volunteers
  • 19 Students hosted
    • 10 local high school partners
  • U.S. Students who are studying abroad for a year, semester, or summer program
    • In the following countries: Argentina, Denmark, France and Germany
  • 5 Returnees studied abroad last year in the following countries: Italy and Germany

Where do our 2016-2017 Students Come From?

© 2017 AFS USA, Inc. / Northeast Ohio Area Team                                                                                                                                                     Revised 01/27/2017