Please join AFS-USA President, Tara Hofmann, on November 4!

Please join AFS-USA President, Tara Hofmann, on November 4!


To kick off the 2021 AFS Summit weekend, AFS-USA President, Tara Hofmann, invites all volunteers to join her for her welcome address, starting at 8pm EDT on Thursday, November 4. During this address, Tara will provide an update on the state of the organization and identifying priorities for the future.

Registration is required. To register, please follow this link.

Also, there is still time to register for the virtual AFS Summit, which will be on November 6-7. Topics for the online sessions being offered during the weekend include hosting, study abroad, support, compliance, school outreach, sponsored programs, orientations, volunteer engagement, travel, and national volunteering opportunities. The sessions will go from 12-1:15pm EDT and from 5-6:15pm EDT on Saturday and from 1pm-6:15pm EDT on Sunday. At 5:30pm EDT on Sunday, there will be a livestreamed Question & Answer session with Tara Hofmann, as a follow-up to Thursday’s address. Please join us – and bring your questions!

We will also livestream the AFS Volunteer Recognition Awards starting at 8:30pm EDT on Sunday, November 7. To register for the Virtual Summit please click here. The full agenda for the Virtual Summit (with Zoom links for all online sessions) will be sent on Tuesday or Wednesday of next week.

We look forward to having you join us!