Open Your Heart: Become a Host Family with Greenheart Exchange!

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ORGANIZATION: Greenheart Exchange

Greenheart Exchange
Greenheart High School Exchange

Are you ready to open your heart and home to an international exchange student? Spring is the perfect time to welcome a new family member for the fall semester!

At Greenheart Exchange, we're seeking warm, loving hosts like you to provide a nurturing environment for our students. Whether you're single, married, have kids, are an empty nester, or even a proud dog mom or dad, there's a place for you in our hosting community.

Our students come from over 60 countries, each with their own unique personality and interests. Whether you're an outgoing extrovert or a cozy homebody, there's a student who will fit right into your family dynamic.

As a host, you'll provide three meals daily, transportation, and a comfortable bed with space to study. Whether you're a busy, blended family or an introverted individual, we believe that families come in all shapes and sizes - just like our students!

Are you interested in learning more? Visit to discover the rewards of hosting and let us know you're interested. We can't wait to match you with the perfect student for your home lifestyle!

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About Greenheart Exchange


742 LaSalle Drive, c/o Tara Jasinski, Regional Director, Chicago, IL 60654, US

Mission Statement

Mission and Vision: Since 1985, Greenheart International has been a catalyst for global transformation through the facilitation of cultural exchange programs, eco-fair trade purchasing, personal development opportunities, volunteer service initiatives, and environmental advocacy projects. Our mission of connecting people and planet to create global leaders drives all that we do in each of our branches: Greenheart Travel, Greenheart Shop, Greenheart Transforms, and Greenheart Exchange. Greenheart International is endorsed by the City of Chicago for the promotion of international education, environmental awareness, and citizen diplomacy. With an ardent commitment to sustainable practices, a steadfast dedication to expanding worldviews, and an abiding passion for planetary change, we are guided by our vision of a united and flourishing global family. Branches Greenheart's four branches focus on cultural exchange, fair trade and social transformation.


Greenheart Exchange is a division of the nonprofit, Greenheart International.

We are a designated sponsor of the U.S. Department of State for the following J-1 Exchange Visitor Programs:

  • Secondary School (High School Program)
  • Intern and Trainee
  • Summer Work Travel

Greenheart Exchange is a branch of Greenheart International, a nonprofit that connects people and planet to create global leaders through personal development, volunteer service, environmentalism, fair trade, and cultural exchange.


Arts & Culture
Arts & Culture, Community, International


We'll work with your schedule.


Multiple locations Tucson, AZ 85742



  • Theater Arts
  • Singing
  • Equestrian
  • Football (US)
  • Outdoor Recreation
  • Snow Sports




  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 26
  • Orientation or Training
  • Flexible hosting options: Full academic year or semester.
  • Provide a loving home, meals, and support to an international student. Students have their own money to spend and emergency insurance.

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