Volunteers are the heart and soul of AFS. They play a vital role in all aspects of our work, from coordinating local events to helping students start their journey abroad. With a community of more than 2,600 dedicated volunteers nationwide, AFS is empowered to promote peace and understanding throughout the world.

In this role, you’ll have the chance to put your organizational abilities to use by working with one of our 70+ volunteer teams across the country. You’ll use your networking and people skills to match the needs of AFS to the skills and interests of local volunteers.

If you’re interested in coordination, organization, and meeting new people, this position could be the right fit for you!

What's Involved

  • Help recruit and welcome new volunteers
  • Share information about various volunteer opportunities
  • Match the skills and talents of volunteers with the needs of AFS
  • Coordinate and organize volunteers at local and/or national events
  • Help organize local volunteer recognition efforts

You’re a good fit if you’re interested in…

  • Meeting new people
  • Networking
  • Working with volunteers
  • Motivation and mentorship
  • Public speaking

Get in Touch

If you have questions about the opportunities to volunteer, read our Frequently Asked Questions or email us at [email protected]