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A Life Changing Opportunity
WHY SHOULD I HOST A STUDENT? To...
Invest in the Life of An International Student.
Expand Your Family's Horizons Through Hosting.
Liven up your daily routine.
Enhance your Communication skills.
Cultivate life-long friendships.
See Your Surroundings with A Fresh Perspective.
Gain An International Network of Friends.
DO I QUALIFY TO BE A HOST?
In order to be able to host an international student, you must be able to:
be a willing volunteer in the program
pass a criminal background check
provide character references
participate in an in-person interview with a program staff
treat the student as part of your family
transport the student to school and extracurricular activities
provide a bed (can be in a shared room with someone of the same gender within 2 years of age)
provide breakfast and dinner (if a family dinner takes place, meals outside the home are the responsibility of the student. Lunches during the weekdays will be provided by the school)
START YOUR HOST EXPERIENCE BY:
Contacting our office at (314) 429-7070
Emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org to request more information
Completing this First-steps Form