YFU USA was deeply saddened to hear of the passing of former Senator Richard Lugar on Sunday, April 28. Senator Lugar was a devoted and crusading supporter of youth exchange.Read More
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Latest news about Youth for Understanding USA student exchange programs worldwide – Events – Partnerships.
Hosting an exchange student for a year or even a semester is a transformative experience for everyone in your family, but maybe for your kids most of all. When your exchange student leaves for home after being a part of your family, your kids won't be the same.Read More
Our Founder and inspiration, Dr. Rachel Andresen, would’ve been 112 today! It is also the beginning of National Volunteer WeekRead More
That's what Elisabeth Egel says about the planet we all share since experiencing life in the United States on her exchange program from Estonia.Read More
What's a gap year? It's time off between stages of life. A student defers college admission to travel the world, volunteer or study abroad. It's very common in other countries like the U.K., less so here. It's also known as a 13th Year Program.Read More