HEAR WHAT PEOPLE HAVE TO SAY ABOUT AMIGOS!
When you join AMIGOS, you become part of our family. Hear from program alumni, their families, and educators as they discuss the impact of AMIGOS and their experiences.
“My life changed when Guy Bevil spoke at my church when I was 15. I went on survey with him the next spring and to...See More Alumni, Spotlight
“In the '80s, I was the Director of Finance and Administration for AMIGOS. During my time there, 5 years, I had the chance to go...See More Alumni
“I donated because I got so much out of my participant experience and want others to be able to experience AMIGOS in the same capacity that...See More Alumni
“I donated to AMIGOS because it was a way to help more teenagers go on this amazing experience. I received financial assistance to be able to...See More Alumni
"AMIGOS taught me many very important lessons at a young age, but one that has most stuck with me is that given the tools to...See More Alumni
“My AMIGOS experience began in 1974 when I was a high school student in Denver, Colorado, and it lasted seven or eight years. I ended...See More Alumni, Spotlight
“I believe in stretching youth to develop leadership skills early and in forging close personal relationships between youth throughout the Americas. AMIGOS does this well.” -Scott Roberts, 7/22/20See More
"My AMIGOS experience in Costa Rica ’87, Michoacán, Mexico ’88, Costa Rica ’89, and Manabí, Ecuador ’91 quite literally changed the trajectory of my personal...See More Alumni, Spotlight
"I think the most important aspect [of AMIGOS] is the cultural exchange. As a volunteer, you discover the culture better than you would as a...See More Alumni, Spotlight
"It really puts you in an environment where you learn about different cultures, different ways of life, but it does it in the best way...See More Alumni
"AMIGOS has just been an opportunity for me to grow as a person and become the best version of me possible. That's pretty much why...See More Alumni
"AMIGOS really changed my life. It provided me the opportunity to grow as a person. I appreciate the work that we're doing here, and I...See More Alumni