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Youth For Understanding

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Open minds and hearts

Do you want to make a greater impact on the world? Do love learning about other cultures and interacting with people? Then you should volunteer with YFU!

Youth for Understanding (YFU) is one of the world's largest and most respected international exchange programs. YFU exchanges American and international students in over 60 countries worldwide!

Volunteers perform a wide range of tasks, including:

  • Mentoring students, families and schools
  • Interviewing prospective students and host families
  • Planning and conducting orientations for students and families
  • Sharing information with the community about YFU programs and opportunities
Learn more at www.yfuusa.org.

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About Youth For Understanding

Location:

YFU-USA, 641 S St, NW, Washington, DC 20001, US

Mission Statement

Make the world your home. YFU advances intercultural understanding, mutual respect and social responsibility through educational exchanges for youth, families and communities.

Description

A non-profit international educational organization with partners in more than 60 different countries, Youth For Understanding is one of the world’s oldest, largest and most respected intercultural exchange program. More than 250,000 students and their host families have benefited from the support and expertise of YFU. The YFU global network is united by the belief that full cultural immersion is the most effective means to gain the skills needed to thrive in an increasingly multicultural, interconnected and competitive global society. YFU is different from other intercultural exchange organizations because of our thorough preparation and program support that’s backed by a global team of volunteers, Our volunteers run orientations, conduct interviews, support students and serve as a YFU ambassador within their own communities. When you join YFU, you become a part of a 1500 volunteers nationwide who help students grow and discover their inner selves.

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

YFU USAHarrisburg, PA 17025

(40.29565,-76.97007)
 

SKILLS

  • Mentoring
  • Cross-cultural Communication
  • Youth Services

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 25
  • Orientation or Training

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