AFS Argentina: 60 years The 60th anniversary of AFS in Argentina was celebrated in April 2015 with a cocktail reception at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, a new permanent exhibition in the museum of AFS Argentina & Uruguay, a gala dinner, anniversary scholarship awards for seven students and the AFS Youth Volunteer Forum (organized with AFS International) attended by 50 young participants from all over the world. Since 1955, AFS Argentina & Uruguay has sent 7,585 students abroad and hosted 9,638 students.

AFS Argentina: 60 years

The 60th anniversary of AFS in Argentina was celebrated in April 2015 with a cocktail reception at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, a new permanent exhibition in the museum of AFS Argentina & Uruguay, a gala dinner, anniversary scholarship awards for seven students and the AFS Youth Volunteer Forum (organized with AFS International) attended by 50 young participants from all over the world. Since 1955, AFS Argentina & Uruguay has sent 7,585 students abroad and hosted 9,638 students.

AFS Latvia: 25 years One of the largest volunteer organizations in the country, AFS Latvia celebrated its 25th anniversary in September 2015. A highlight of this festive occasion was an international educational conference on the Opportunities of Formal and Non-formal Education. Since 1990, Latvia has sent 668 students abroad and hosted 890 students.

AFS Latvia: 25 years

One of the largest volunteer organizations in the country, AFS Latvia celebrated its 25th anniversary in September 2015. A highlight of this festive occasion was an international educational conference on the Opportunities of Formal and Non-formal Education. Since 1990, Latvia has sent 668 students abroad and hosted 890 students.

AFS India: 10 years AFS India’s festive four-day event in November 2015 included the Annual Volunteers Meet, a red-color-themed gala dinner to symbolize unity, cultural visits and awards for distinguished volunteers and staff. Volunteers also wrote a time capsule message to be read in 2020. Since 2005, AFS India has sent 1,342 students abroad and hosted 1,349 students. 

AFS India: 10 years

AFS India’s festive four-day event in November 2015 included the Annual Volunteers Meet, a red-color-themed gala dinner to symbolize unity, cultural visits and awards for distinguished volunteers and staff. Volunteers also wrote a time capsule message to be read in 2020. Since 2005, AFS India has sent 1,342 students abroad and hosted 1,349 students. 

AFS Costa Rica: 60 years The anniversary celebrations of AFS Costa Rica in June 2015 coverded several events, including the first Regional Forum for Intercultural Learning and Global Citizenship. AFS Costa Rica used the occasion to give awards to AFS alumnus Isaías Salas M.D., founder of the National Center for Pain and Palliative Care of Costa Rica, and José Ramón Chavarría, one of the two founders of the volunteer organization of AFS in Costa Rica. Since 1955, AFS Costa Rica has sent 4,963 students abroad and hosted 6,502 students.

AFS Costa Rica: 60 years

The anniversary celebrations of AFS Costa Rica in June 2015 coverded several events, including the first Regional Forum for Intercultural Learning and Global Citizenship. AFS Costa Rica used the occasion to give awards to AFS alumnus Isaías Salas M.D., founder of the National Center for Pain and Palliative Care of Costa Rica, and José Ramón Chavarría, one of the two founders of the volunteer organization of AFS in Costa Rica. Since 1955, AFS Costa Rica has sent 4,963 students abroad and hosted 6,502 students.

AFS Hungary: 25 years AFS Hungary celebrated its 25th anniversary in October 2015 with 250 guests from around the world. Over the weekend, meetings on strategy and future direction of the organization were held and outstanding volunteers were recognized at a gala dinner. Since 1990, AFS Hungary has sent 1,841 students abroad and hosted 1,962 students. 

AFS Hungary: 25 years

AFS Hungary celebrated its 25th anniversary in October 2015 with 250 guests from around the world. Over the weekend, meetings on strategy and future direction of the organization were held and outstanding volunteers were recognized at a gala dinner. Since 1990, AFS Hungary has sent 1,841 students abroad and hosted 1,962 students.