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AFS-USA East Coast Regional Service Center Email
231 E. Baltimore Street
Baltimore, MD 21202-3415

800-237-4636 - voice

Contact 1Keenan Nietmann
Office Coordinator
410-539-5997, Ext 101 - voice
Contact 2Richard Dollery
410-539-5997, Ext 135 - voice
PurposeTo provide students an experience in international/intercultural relations.
ServiceA high school student from another country spends the school year or a semester living with a host family while attending the local high school and learning more about the United States. Both the student and family grow in mutual understanding and affection. American high school students in our high schools also have the opportunity to spend time abroad; summer, semester, and year programs are available. Call for information. Call Jenny Davis for information about going abroad, Ext. 122. Applications accepted any time. Check out our website for additional information about programs and scholarships www.afs.usa.org.
EligibilityAny family or single person is eligible to serve as a host, pending successful interview results.
Area ServedServes Maryland.
SubjectsExchange Students
Last Updated12 October 2015