Founded in 1948, the IFYE Association of the USA, Inc. provides cultural exchange programming that places participants with multiple host families during a three- or six-month period in one of more than 15 countries. IFYE participants experience a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to gain an understanding of the culture and lifestyle from those they live with while in the program. IFYE exchanges are conducted in collaboration with State IFYE Associations and State Coordinators. Programs are facilitated and supported by the IFYE Association of the USA, Inc. The Association conducts international exchange programs and cross-cultural education while promoting global awareness. The IFYE motto of “Peace through Understanding” continues to touch the lives of people around the world. To learn more visit www.ifyeusa.org.