2021 Pilot Program for American Teens

CFP host families with teenagers have the added dimension of friendships among the CFP teen pairs and the American teens.  CFP will conduct a pilot program to enhance the role …

Shared Learning Project in Israel

We are pleased to announce that CFP is in discussions with the Center for Educational Technology (CET),  an Israeli non-profit organization, dedicated to the advancement of the education system in …

Israel/Jordan Project Update

The CFP project designed to bring together teens from Eilat, Israel and Aqaba, Jordan has been designed as a two year program.  In the first year, teens from both communities …

2021 Virtual Program in Cyprus

This summer’s program will be organized primarily by the Cypriot Coordinators and will be held in Cyprus.  With the hope of vaccines and a return to normalcy, plans are being …

Alumni Association Update

Led by Meltsia Economou and Selinay Hurses, the Cypriot alumni are reorganizing themselves with a new and larger leadership group comprised of alumni from each graduating class and representing both …

CFP’s Alumni Survey Results

This summer, a committee of 11 CFP alumni from Cypriot, Israeli and Palestinian communities and 3 American teens created CFP’s very first alumni survey, studied its results and offered specific …

HasNa Peacebuilder Recognition

For the past four years HasNa, an international peacebuilding organization headquartered in Washington, DC, has selected exceptional peacebuilders to commemorate the UN’s International Day of Peace on September 21st.  This …

2020 Virtual Program in Cyprus

The US Program occurred throughout the month of July with either online or in-person workshops each Tuesday followed by dialogue and project sessions each Wednesday.  Despite the lack of public …

CFP Teens & Rep. John Lewis

CFP joins those who honor the life of Rep. John Lewis and are grateful that several classes of CFP alumni were able to meet him and learn firsthand how young …