Project Change 2017

We’re excited to announce the launch of the 4th annual AFS Project: Change contest! From now until December 18, 2017, students in grades 8-12 are invited to submit an idea for a volunteer project addressing a contemporary global issue in one of seven countries. The Grand Prize winner will travel abroad this summer on a 10-15 day program Read More

Join us for the AFS Horseback Ride!

 Nov. 18th, 11:45am-4:30pm  $75 For Students, Families & Volunteers Includes Museum Scavenger Hunt, Native American Lunch, Horseback Ride, Cowboy hat, and Hay Wagon Ride. This community event is such a great way to see the desert and spend some quality time together! Reserve your spot before Nov. 13th  Have questions? Contact

Welcome to our 22 New Students

This past week, our chapter successfully welcomed 22 students (The Grand Canyon Area Team has 26 all together this year)   See more photos on Facebook by clicking here. Thank you to all the volunteers and family members who showed up to help! Special thanks to Judy Appleyard for coordinating and planning the event!

Welcome Arsenio Penga

Please join us to welcome Arsenio Penga, our YES* guest from Mozambique On: Tuesday, March 28 From: 6:30-8 pm** At: 7024 N 3rd Ave, Phoenix 85021 (Home of Jill Goldsmith) Mr. Penga will be in the U.S. to attend the annual YES conference in Washington D.C. Then he will spend a week with our Chapter, making Read More

February Chapter Meeting

by Conference Call Tuesday, February 7th 7:00-8:00pm To acknowledge the incredible dedication and efforts given by so many volunteers in January in support, hosting, NSLI-Y/YES interviews and Phoenix Weekend, we’ll be moving our chapter meeting to the phones to save travel time. We will be sending the conference call-in number and passcode to chapter officers Read More