YFU Alum & Trustee, Andrew Towne
Returns to Everest

Andrew summited Everest in support of Youth For Understanding USA. Support from individuals, corporations and foundations help YFU advance cultural understanding, mutual respect and social responsibility through a variety of high-quality educational exchange programs. Learn more about the different ways to give and the impacts your gift will make.  We look forward to working with you to provide a strong, sustainable future for YFU.

Andrew’s 2015 Expedition of Everest


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