International understanding begins in your home! High school students from Germany, through the intercultural exchange nonprofit Youth For Understanding, will be arriving in the Washington DC area in October to participate in a 2-week program. While here, they’ll attend language classes and participate in community service activities.
YFU is seeking local host families for these students during their 2-week stay. YFU welcomes families of all backgrounds, whether you have young children in the home, are a same-sex couple, or are an empty nester. However your family is made, our students look forward to meeting you. YFU is here to support your family every step of the way with group orientations, trained and dedicated local volunteers and 24-hour professional support staff. With 65 years of experience, students and families around the world trust YFU because of our reputation for quality, high safety standards, and strong support network. This opportunity is available to families in the D.C. area. Join the vibrant YFU community and click "I want to help" to learn more about this great family volunteer opportunity.
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- Background Check
- Orientation or Training