CHI News Blog

My American Experience: Zerong from China

Zerong Cai “Crystal”, from China, just finished volunteering at Ruth’s House in Haverhill, MA as part of CHI’s Short Term Enrichment […]

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American Welcome!

This is what an American welcome looks like! Welcome to the United States, high school exchange students! \\\\\\\\\\\\\\

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Au Pair Back to School Special

September is the perfect time to welcome an Au Pair!  Check out our Au Pair back to school special!  Welcome […]

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My American Experience: Chen from China

Chen Yichen, from China, just finished one-month volunteering at International Institute of New England (IINE) in Manchester, NH as part of […]

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Meet Certification Volunteer, Ruby Guo

Zeyu Guo ” Ruby” was recently featured in Chicago Minority Supplier Development Council, Inc (CMSDC)’s newsletter.  Ruby is volunteering as […]

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My American Experience – Li from China

Li Jiashan, from China, just finished one-month volunteering at International Institute of New England in Manchester, NH as part of CHI’s […]

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ACT NOW TO PROTECT OUR J-1 PROGRAMS #saveJ1

Help CHI protect the J-1 programs from the Trump Administration’s proposed cuts.  According to this week’s Wall Street Journal article, the White […]

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Galveston J-1 End of Year Party on the Pier

On August 23rd over 365 J-1 visa participants from around the world gathered together at Galveston Island Historic Pleasure Pier for […]

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My American Experience: Qipeng from China

Qipeng Zhang, from China, just finished one-month volunteering at Buttonwoods Museum in Haverhill, MA as part of CHI’s Short Term Enrichment […]

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CHI Ambassadors: Impacting the Future of Cultural Diplomacy

CHI Ambassadors: Impacting the Future of Cultural Diplomacy Fourteen distinguished winners from Cultural Homestay International’s (CHI’s) Summer Work & Travel […]

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Goodbye St. Louis Exchange Students

This month St. Louis, MO said goodbye to the Short Term Enrichment Students (STEP) with a potluck.  The goodbye party […]

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Intern Wins Cowboy Salsa Contest

CHI Intern Sitthiphat Phosuay, from Thailand, embraced the Texas spirit by entering a Cowboy Harley-Davidson salsa contest.  Sitthiphat, a culinary intern at […]

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New York Blogger Shares “How I Do it All!” (Hint…she has an au pair)

New York CHI host mom and blogger, Jennifer (MOMtrepreneur) recently shared “How I Do it All”.  Her secret?  Having the help […]

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CHI CELEBRATES J DAY – EAT. PLAY. GIVE.

Over 100 people came together at San Francisco’s Wah Ying Club on Monday, August 7th in recognition of J Day, a […]

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Letter to My Host Dad – Why Hosting is Awesome!

This is why hosting is awesome!  In July host dad JD celebrated his birthday.  He received a wonderful message from […]

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Intern from Oman Successful in Marketing

Nivu Hussain participated in CHI’s Internship program in 2013.   He was placed in Fort Lauderdale Florida and for one-year training […]

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World Explorer in Spain

World Explorer Samantha Fell left Scottsdale, Arizona in May to spend one month living with a host family in Spain. […]

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From a European Village, to Film Maker in Small-Town Missouri

In 2013 Thomas Romainville traveled from a small European village in Belgium to southwest Missouri to attend high school through CHI’s […]

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Celebrate J Day – August 7th

Celebrate J Day CHI is excited to participate in J Day, a nationwide celebration of J-1 international exchange! Each year, […]

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Host a High School Exchange Student this Fall!

There is still time to host a high school exchange student this fall. Students from around the world are coming to America […]

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