Volunteer Opportunity

Seeking Host Families for Chinese University Exchange students this August

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Greenheart Exchange | Chicago, IL
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Greenheart Exchange


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Start Date

August 1, 2019

End Date

August 17, 2019

Times of Day

Weekends

Time Commitment

Full time (30+ hrs/wk)

Duration

Short-Term (few weeks/months)


Greenheart Exchange, a nonprofit exchange organization, is seeking volunteer host families for high school exchange students from China for 2 weeks from August 1 to August 17, 2019.

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

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 and include working parents, couples with and without children, single parents, adoptive parents, and empty-nesters. 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 workshops, tours of the community and activities
  • Go on Full and Half Day excursions during the week
  • 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

 

Greenheart Exchange, a nonprofit exchange organization, is seeking volunteer host families for high school exchange students from China for 2 weeks from August 1 to August 17, 2019.

What is expected of me and my family?

  • Provide 3 meals a day and…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Stipend Provided
  • Families Welcome

How To Apply

Choose May Meerbrey as the Local Coordinator.

For more information, contact her at:

Phone: (773) 844-2836

Choose May Meerbrey as the Local Coordinator.

For more information, contact her at:

Phone: (773) 844-2836

Location

Chicago, IL
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