Mentor an High School International Exchange Student

Government Agency or Public School: 
Youth For Understanding (YFU) USA
Dates Volunteer is Needed: 
Number of Volunteers Needed: 
Description of the Volunteer Opportunity: 

YFU USA is looking for Area Representatives in the Santa Fe area to serve as an unbiased advocate for international students. Offering guidance and support to the student, family, and school through regular contact with each participant, this key volunteer position supports one or two international students each school year. Most YFU volunteers serve in this position, however, other positions, including virtual volunteer opportunities, are available.

Areas of Interest: 
Children and Youth
Education and Literacy
Great for: 
Who Will Be Impacted Through This Project: 

High school international exchange students, their host families, and high schools in the Santa Fe area will be positively impacted when you become an Area Rep with YFU!

Is This an Ongoing Opportunity?: 
Minimum Age of Volunteers: 
Nonprofit Will Provide: 

YFU provides all the training and tools you need. Ongoing training opportunities conducted by professional staff and skilled volunteers are available online, in-person, conducted one-on-one and in groups. Take courses on topics like leadership, government compliance, conflict resolution, social media, community building, cultural understanding and more.

Additional Requirements: 

Application, Background check, completion of Youth For Understanding Volunteer Training.

Last Updated: Sep 24 2020
Address of Project Site
Santa Fe
New Mexico
Contact Info
(202) 774-5282


The Center for Nonprofit Excellence provides these volunteer opportunities as a service to our community and does not assume any responsibility for the validity of such postings. To ensure accurate and up-to-date information, please contact the organization who posted the opportunity.

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