Jonathan from Malaysia reflects on his host family, school, and even ice fishing.
Host mother Chelsea Kidd shares her experience hosting Joumana from Tunisia
The YES alumni in Jordan hosted an Iftar meal for underprivileged children
Asja from Bosnia and Herzegovina shows high schoolers how to interview.
Amna from Gaza shares how she succeeded in her AP Chemistry class
Semra learned about community organizing in the U.S. Now her job is helping cities become resilient, stable, and inclusive.
Esther from Nigeria shares about a program she conducted to teach young girls about diseases and menstrual hygiene.
180 hours of community service in the books, and Rijja isn't slowing down.
Habiba from Egypt has a message for future host families.
Alumni in Mozambique and South Africa provide school uniforms and supplies to children in Mozambique
Submit a YES story
This month's prompt is about your host community.
Go to bit.ly/YESstorywriting to submit YOUR story about your host community in America.