Ready to Begin an Adventure?
Thank you for connecting with YFU! At some point, you requested information regarding our programs. We are happy that you have chosen to re-connect with us and hope that you explore some of the wonderful opportunities that YFU has to offer.
GET YOUR FAMILY STARTED ON THEIR GREATEST JOURNEY YET!
If your family or a family that you know is open to new and enriching experiences, than hosting an international exchange student may be for you! Share our American customs and your family’s unique traditions while discovering a new culture right in your own home. Students are available for you to preview by submitting your information on the right of the screen.
EXPLORE THE WORLD
Not ready to host but still wish to help with our global mission? Make a difference in the world by assisting YFU in finding host families and encouraging young people that you know to study abroad. Summer, semester, year and Gap options are available to students wishing to study abroad to more than 40 countries.
Other ways to engage
As you may know, YFU is a community that believes in advancing intercultural understanding, mutual respect, and social responsibility through educational exchanges for youth, families and communities. Millions of lives have been impacted by YFU and our partner offices in 60+ countries, through the more than 250,000 exchange students, their host families, and volunteers who have benefited from this global learning opportunity. Below are some easy ways to become active with YFU:
- Post the YFU host family video to your Facebook page
- Hang flyers on public notice boards
- Pass out YFU Hosting and Study Abroad information at school or community activities
Thank you for your continued interest and support of YFU! To learn more about opportunities to engage within the YFU community, contact your local representative at 800.872.0200.