AFS ALUMNI ARE MAKING AN IMPACT ACROSS INDUSTRIES, IN THE PRIVATE AND PUBLIC SECTORS AND AT THE FOREFRONT OF IMPORTANT INTERNATIONAL ISSUES AND SOCIAL CAUSES. FOR SOME, HELPING OTHERS IS THEIR LIFE’S WORK. FOR MANY, VOLUNTEERISM AND SOCIAL ACTION ARE CENTRAL TO THEIR PERSONAL VALUES.
IN OVER 70+ YEARS OF AFS STUDY ABROAD PROGRAMS, OUR ALUMNI HAVE GONE ON TO ACHIEVE SOME IMPRESSIVE ACCOMPLISHMENTS IN THEIR CAREERS. HERE IS A (BY NO MEANS EXTENSIVE) LIST OF SOME OF AFS ALUMNI ARE:
“My years with AFS have taught me that there are different ways of achieving the same goal. That is extremely important to build a global consensus for environmental objectives. Although everyone wants a healthy planet, different cultures see different paths for achieving that goal.”
—Pedro de Castro da Cunha e Menezes (Brazil)