CHI News Blog

Host an Exchange Student This Summer

Enrich your summer by hosting a short-term exchange student.   Hailing from countries throughout Asia and Europe, exchange students come here […]

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CHI Au Pair Explains Program Support

CHI Au Pair Brite Storms, from Belgium, explains the support Au Pairs receive as a CHI participant as well as […]

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Au Pair Volunteers at Safe Haven

CHI Au Pair Elisabet Requena Gómez, from Spain, spends her free time volunteering at Safe Haven.  Safe Haven, housed through […]

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Welcome Au Pair Alejandra!

The Waters family recently welcomed their au pair, Alejandra Henao, from Colombia.  The entire family greeted Alejandra at the Atlanta […]

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Favorite Moments: Host Family, Travel and Volunteering

Shaorong Fang, from China, has experienced more than one exchange program in the United States.  Her first experience was with […]

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American Schools Offer a New Experience

Claudia Serna, from Spain, is currently a high school exchange student at Traip Academy, in Kittery, Maine.  She shares an […]

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A Life of Volunteering

Nadia Myburgh, from South Africa, is currently an au pair living in Hilton Head, South Carolina.  Rather than spend her free […]

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Visit Exciting Destinations as a World Explorer

As a World Explorer, you can go to over 20 countries and stay with a host family for one, two […]

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Exchange Student Takes a Break from Law to Share Culture

JiangLei, from China, took a break from studying criminal law at Bejing Normal University to join CHI’s Short Term Enrichment Program. […]

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Au Pair Volunteers at Local Church

We encourage all of our participants to experience the joys of volunteering while participating in their exchange program.  CHI Au […]

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Chinese Exchange Student Shares Many Talents

  • March 22, 2017
  • PHSP

It was January 2014, when Chinese exchange student Ziyi Xiong arrived in San Luis Obispo, California and began his high […]

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Adopting Zoe from China

Lisa Cabadas works for CHI’s Academic Year Program.  Each year she welcomes high school exchange students from all over the […]

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CALL TO ACTION: PLEASE SUPPORT EXCHANGE PROGRAMS!

The Trump administration released its FY2018 budget, which calls for an unprecedented cut of 28 percent to the Department of […]

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Argentina Au Pair – The Time is Now

Argentina Au Pair Macarena shares her experience living in the United States and participating in CHI’s Au Pair program.

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Welcome to the New Era of Seasonal Hiring

Turnover is a major issue for many businesses.  And hiring for seasonal or part-time positions can be an even bigger […]

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9 Spring Time Activities For Your Child and Au Pair

Ready to welcome an au pair to your family?  Spring is a wonderful time of year.  Here are some spring […]

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Atlanta Au Pair Scavenger Hunt

Atlanta Au Pairs gathered together at Lenox Square Mall, in Atlanta, for a fun mall scavenger hunt.  They were put […]

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Belmont High School Exchange Student Makes Music and Builds Bridges

Piet Wolter came from Hannover, Germany, ready for an adventure. He knew he would perfect his English and play trombone […]

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My American Experience – Wang Xiangmin, from China

Chinese exchange student Wang Xiangmin is currently participating in CHI’s Short Term Enrichment Program. “My name is Wang Xiangmin. I […]

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A Week in the Life of a CHI Exchange Student

CHI Short Term Enrichment Program participant Jiang Lei, from China, had a fun filled week in the US. Jiang taught […]

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