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CHI Au Pair USA Spring Host Family Discount

For a limited time, CHI Au Pair USA is offering an incredible discount for new and repeat host families.  Match with an au pair during the months of April or May and you will receive $500 off the placement fee! Now is the time to open your doors to the world and experience the benefits of an au […]

 

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  • CHI Internship/Trainee participant Qin Li, from China, is currently completing her program at textile company Asian Eye.  Washington based company Asian Eye combines high-integrity traditional artistry with high-style colors, textures and designs.  The company creates a collection of exquisite scarves, shawls, hats, gloves and throws. Qin Li, who goes by Monica here in the U.S., is a […]

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  • Looking for a life changing experience traveling the world this summer? CHI’s English Conversation Volunteers Abroad (ECVA) offers homestay programs in over 20 countries! As an English Conversation Volunteer (ECV) you can go almost anywhere and stay with a host family for 1, 2 or 3 months. The ECVA program allows everyone, even budget travelers, […]

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  • In November we wrote about CHI high school exchange student Yoshiyuki (Yoshi), from Kagoshima, Japan, and the amazing time he was having with his high school water polo team.  The water polo season ended but Yoshi stayed in the pool by joining the South Kitsap High School swim team.  The team had a great season and even competed […]

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  • CHI Internship/Trainee participant Niño Cadag, from the Philippines, experienced Mardi Gras for the first time in Texas!   Niño along with fellow Internship participants John Kua and Christine Abcede  are all currently placed at the Tremont House in Galveston, TX.   You might also like: Day Trip to the St. Louis Zoo Uzbekistan Intern Runs […]

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  • CHI Au Pair USA participant Naty Ghiglioni, from Argentina, has a wonderful story about finding her perfect match with her current host family, the Marrones.  Naty took the time to write her story including meeting her family for the first time at Grand Central Station in New York City! “I met my host mom, Yvette, in Grand Central […]

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  • Do you want to build a snowman?  Or visit a castle made of ice? CHI Work & Travel participants recently experienced a real treat!  The Omni Mount Washington Resort’s Associate Service Center along with CHI hosted a J1 cultural visit to the amazing Ice Castles, in Lincoln, NH.  The event, which was free for CHI Work & Travel […]

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  • Dear Participants, CHI wants you to be cautiously aware that there are thieves who are targeting international students through a phone scam. The caller will claim to be from the Department of State, Customs and Border Protection, or the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), and will instruct you to pay them money due to missing visa […]

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  • CHI Internship/Trainee participant Atria Kenn Tapalla, from the Philippines, recently wrote to tell us what a wonderful time she is having living and interning in New Hampshire.  Atria has made new friends and even celebrated her birthday away from home for the first time.  Her co-workers and colleagues at Omni Mount Washington Resort made sure that the […]

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  • Host a High School Exchange Student! Become a CHI Host Family! Are you ready to become a CHI host family?  Students from around the world are coming to America for the 2015/2016 school year! Students are 15-18 years old and attend your local high school for a semester or full academic year. Volunteer host families […]

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  • Cobb Charolais Ranch, in Augusta, Montana, is a wonderful part of CHI’s Internship program.  Recently they had four CHI participants, all from Brazil, in different states of their program learning at their family owned ranch. Andre finished his program and was ready to head home.  Luis and Matheus arrived in January and were getting settled and familiar with […]

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  • CHI Au Pair USA participants in Washington, D.C. gathered together at a local restaurant in Chinatown to celebrate the Chinese New Year.  They had great food and watched a parade just outside the restaurant.  Good fun for all! You might also like: Atlanta Au Pairs Give Back to the Community Host Family Creates a Video to […]

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  • CHI Work & Travel employer, Omni Mount Washington Resort, in Bretton Woods, NH, recently held a J1 international cook off for participants.  It looks like everyone had a great time!  Thanks for organizing such a fun cultural event!   You might also like: International Lunch at Hard Rock Cafe Summer Work & Travel Testimonial Work & Travel […]

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  • Six CHI Short Term Enrichment Program (STEP) participants from China recently took three host families out to dinner in Los Angeles to celebrate Chinese New Year, and usher in the year of the goat.  The group went to a nice  restaurant in the heart of Chinatown and had a wonderful time! You might also like: Exchange […]

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  • CHI received the wonderful testimonial below from Summer Work & Travel participant, Anna Cyklinska, from Poland.  Thank you Anna for sharing your experience!  We hope to see you again this summer! My name is Anna Cyklinska and I’m a Psychology student on University of Warsaw. I participated in CHI’s Work & Travel program last summer […]

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  • CHI’s Private High School Program is happy to welcome new students: Jiani attending Bishop Alemany High School in Mission Hills, CA Yuqing at Valley Christian Academy in Santa Maria, CA and Yifan at Cascade Christian in Medford, OR! You might also like: Yoon Ji Shin from South Korea Graduates from American High School What is […]

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  • Over the holidays we wrote about Hospitality Internship participant Lyka Tadeo, from the Philippines, and what a wonderful time she was having in New Orleans.  Lyka has followed up with us, sharing a few more pictures and some stories from her time here in the U.S.  Lyka arrived in October and will be at the […]

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  • Internship/Trainee participants in St. Louis recently enjoyed a fun day of bowling at Olivette Lanes.  There were participants and local friends from Italy, China, Russia, Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan, and Ecuador.  What a great cultural exchange! You might also like: Interns Sightsee in St. Louis Independence Day in Chicago Interns in Galveston, Texas Interns Gather for International Potluck […]

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  • This experience will change your life! Choose a school term, semester or year. The best way to learn about another country is to experience it! Spend three, five or ten months attending high school in another country. There is a host family waiting just for you! Live as a member of a family and become […]

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  • For a limited time, CHI Au Pair USA is offering an incredible discount for new and repeat host families.  Match with an au pair during the months of April or May and you will receive $500 off the placement fee! Now is the time to open your doors to the world and experience the benefits of an au […]

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  • A group of au pairs in California recently took advantage of the great weather with a day of sailing in Tiburon, CA.  The girls gathered together at the Tiburon Yacht Club with their Au Pair Coordinator and Captain Jon Price and headed out on the water.  There wasn’t a lot of wind but it was a beautiful […]

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