Each year, the International Au Pair Association (IAPA) asks Au Pair host families to help them select an Au Pair of the Year. Host families nominate their au pair by writing a letter explaining how their au pair goes above and beyond.
CHI News BLOG
Travel makes you stronger, more tolerant of others, and a much more resilient person in general. It turns out that getting to China would take time and patience, more than I ever needed before.
During CHI’s Academic Year Program field training conference aboard a Caribbean cruise ship recently, the program staff, including CHI founders Tom and Lilka Areton, made a port stop in Cozumel, Mexico to deliver backpacks filled with school supplies for underserved elementary school children on the island.
This week we celebrate Random Acts of Kindness. This goes perfectly with CHI’s current initiative of 40 Acts of Kindness Around the World. This week is an opportunity to do nice things for others throughout the day.
On January 12, 2020, CHI alumni Justin and his family evacuated their home in Taal Batangas City, Philippines when the Taal volcano erupted. When we learned of this we knew we had to help.
Michelle Riaz recently traveled to Jamaica to meet prospective Work and Travel participants. While there she learned about Jamaica and experienced new things. Here are 12 things she learned while in Jamaica.
On a recent trip to Bulgaria and Montenegro, Kelly noticed some interesting cultural differences between the US and the countries she visited. Here is what she observed.
CSIET is hosting its 18th Annual Art Cover Contest. The winner will receive $500 and have their artwork featured in the CSIET 2020-2021 Advisory List!
“The young people who are a part of this program are the cream of the crop from their countries. I would highly recommend any business to give these young people an opportunity to show what they know.”
On January 2nd, CHI sponsored a race in Tashkent, Uzbekistan called Charity Run “New Year Elves”. CHI was well represented, with 2020 Work & Travel participants, Internship and Work & Travel alumni, and our supportive local partner organization, Global Friends Tashkent, all taking part.