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Jordanian Cultural Ambassador Visits Japan

Story by Kamilla Silina, Work & Travel Department Omar Al Shamailh. from Jordan, visited Washington, D.C. this summer as one of CHI’s Cultural Ambassador Award winners. Before visiting D.C., Omar spent his summer as a Work and Travel participant at

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CHI Intern Helps with Grape Harvest

CHI Internship/Trainee participant Somnus, from China, recently volunteered to help with the grape harvest at CHI Founders Tom and Lilka Areton’s vineyard.

Work Experience Programs

This Program Has Changed My Life! | CHI Camp Leaders

“I’ve been doing the cultural exchange program through Camp Leaders to be a camp counselor for the past two summers and don’t have enough words to describe how much this program has changed my life.”

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Stories from Peru

Story by Kamilla SilinaWork and Travel Department I recently returned from an inspiring job fair in Peru, where I met enthusiastic Work and Travel participants who will come to the U.S. in just a few months for the winter season.

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I have found a home – My Camp Carolina Experience

“My life won’t ever be the same after my experience working at Camp Carolina. Not only can I now raft guide, rock climb, mountain bike, kayak, turn around videos and photos on quick deadlines and run around camp with a camera and shoot on the fly like a superhero… I have made incredible friends from all over the world.”

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Thank you FootPrints Food Pantry

Recently a check for $200 was presented to Karen Brown the director of FootPrints Food Pantry in Kittery, Maine on behalf of Summer Work and Travel participants.

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