Host homes for international youth


Cause Areas

When

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

Where

Throughout Lee and Collier CountyFort Myers, FL 33919


About

Students from Europe and Asia will be traveling to Lee County for a language travel program. Volunteer host families provide a safe, welcoming environment, a bed for the student (they can share a room with a student their same gender and within 3 years age range), meals and transportation to a designated local bus stop. Local students can earn up to 60 community service hours!

Junior Program: July 21 - Aug 1 Chinese junior students, ages 9 - 13. Drop off in the morning at 8am and pick up at 5:30. Students are in class during the day and with host family nights and weekends.

France and Spain Teen Immersion program: July 21 - Aug. 1 Teens ages 12 - 18 stay with host family becoming immersed in their day to day activities while having the opportunity to practice their conversational skills, learning about their local area and can participate in two full day activities each week.

International Program: July 22 - Aug. 8. Teens ages 12 - 18 go to class during the day and spend nights and weekends with host practicing their English and learning more about our culture.

Skills

  • English
  • Youth Services
  • Mentoring
  • Hospitality
  • English as a Secondary Language (ESL)
  • Relationship Building

Good Match For

Kids Teens People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 22
  • Orientation or Training
  • Choose program of 10 days to 4 weeks,
  • Must provide, clean safe environment and reliable transportation.
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