Share Your Love of Houston with Us!


(29.6988,-95.5868)
 

Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

1029 SW Washington StreetHouston, TX 77072


About

Top 4 Reasons to Host an Exchange Student

Hosting an Exchange Student is an opportunity of a lifetime for both you and the student. There are countless reasons why our host families continue to host year after year, but here are the top 4

You'll learn about a different culture

You and your family will gain a new perspective and understanding of other cultures and your children will increase their cultural awareness.

You'll get to be your hometown tourist

You'll see your neighborhood in a whole new light and might even learn something new about your own city.

You'll gain a friend for life

Our students and volunteer host families remain friends for years and even travel to the students home country to visit!

You'll have fun!

This is a win-win situation. It is fun getting to know someone new and it's fun to watch your children flourish in a new situation.

Our Students

15-18 years old

Speak English

Attend your local high school

Arrive with their own spending money and insurance

Need YOU to help make their dreams come true!

You can broaden your family's horizons and make a big difference in the life of a young person who is courageous enough to leave family and friends for ten months to live with an unknown family in a strange land. Won't you please open your heart and your home to one of these young friendship ambassadors?

Skills

  • Youth Services
  • Mentoring
  • Cross-cultural Communication
  • Hospitality
  • Relationship Building

Good Match For

People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 25
  • Orientation or Training
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