Sometimes a bunch of kids can accomplish more in a very small amount of time than a country can achieve in decades.
The Youth Exchange and Study Program (YES) is funded by the U.S. Department of State's Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs. This public diplomacy initiative, authorized by Congress in the aftermath of September 11, builds bridges of international understanding expecially between Americans and people in countries with significant Muslim populations.
Call Marilyn St. Germain-Hall at 650-359-6341.
Local Coordinator of Northwest Services Peace Program