The 2018 hurricane season has been extraordinarily active in parts of the U.S., with Hurricane Florence currently impacting millions in the Carolinas. As this natural disaster unfolds, the staff here at VolunteerMatch is doing its part to ensure that, if you are in an affected community, you are prepared and safe. And if you are looking to help with disaster relief efforts, you know about the most effective ways to contribute.
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?
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