Get Involved

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Hosting

  • Apply to be a Host Family
  • Recruit and interview host families
  • Guide host families through the application process
  • Match host families with hosted student applications
  • Lead orientations for host families and hosted students
  • Give 1-1 support for host families and hosted students

Sending

  • Apply to be an AFS high school exchange student
  • Recruit and interview U.S. students to go abroad
  • Guide students through the application process
  • Lead a pre-departure orientations for students and natural parents
  • Support natural parents while their child is abroad
  • Welcome Returnees to register and participate as volunteers

Developing Volunteers

  • Recruit and screen new volunteers
  • Guide volunteers through the registration process
  • Use various resources to train, build knowledge and inform
  • Capitalize our volunteers' skills, interests and experience
  • Appreciate our volunteers' time and contributions

Other Stuff

  • Plan social activities
  • Plan cultural experiences
  • Participate in community events

Give Donations for Scholarships


Get Started

Contact us at alamo@afsusa.org to learn more.