YFU USA joins the entire YFU family in mourning the loss of Nene, an exchange student from Germany, and Familia Tixilema Lopez, who
YFU’s standing protocols of safety and care for all on-program students along with the family and friends of Nene and the Tixilema Lopez family have been initiated and at this point we ask each of you continue to hold this exceptional young girl, her natural family and host family in your hearts. Our deepest sympathies remain with Nene’s and Tixilema Lopez’s family and friends.
YFU is currently assessing the situation for the remaining students in the affected areas. At this point we know that all other students are safe with their host families, and we are in touch with them to evaluate their situation. As this natural disaster