Open your Heart and Home to a French Exchange Student for 3 WEEKS this July!


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When

Fri Jul 06, 2018 - Thu Jul 26, 2018

Where

Your HomeSan Antonio, TX 78261
Greenheart Exchange

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Host a French exchange student for 3 weeks this summer!

Greenheart Exchange, a non-profit cultural exchange organization, is currently seeking volunteer host families for high school aged exchange students from France for 3 weeks, from July 6 to July 26.

What is expected of me and my family?

  • Provide 3 meals a day and a secure and inviting home
  • Treat the student like a member of the family, which may include household rules, responsibilities and privileges
  • Optional participation in group activities
  • For this particular program, host families must have an American teenager living in the home.


Who can host a student?

Greenheart Exchange host families represent the diversity of American culture. Our families are of varied economic, religious and racial backgrounds. For this particular program, host families must have an American teenager living in the home. All host families complete an online application and each family member aged 18+ must clear a background check.


What will the students do?

  • Arrive with a group of students, accompanied by a bilingual adult chaperone.
  • Participate in weekly excursions, welcome and farewell parties, and a community service project
  • Spend evenings and weekends with their host family
  • Share meals, traditions, and daily conversations with you
  • Come with his/her own medical insurance and spending money.


How do I host?

If you are interested, please contact Program Manager, Katie Connelly at kconnelly@greenheart.org

Skills

  • Cross-cultural Communication
  • Community Outreach

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must complete online application

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