Host an Exchange Student in Portland!
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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.
15-18 years old
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?
Host family testimonials http://edutrav.org/index.php/host-a-student/host-family-testimonials/
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We'll work with your schedule.
1029 SW. WashingtonPortland, OR 97205
- Cross-cultural Communication
- Youth Services
- General Education
- People 55+
- Driver's License Needed
- Background Check
- Must be at least 30
- Orientation or Training
- 1 month, 5 months, 10 months