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Looking for local host families


July 16, 2013

Do you have an interest in learning about other cultures? Does finding out about people in other parts of the world intrigue you? Do you love to share your America with visitors from other parts of the world?

PAX Foundation a High School international exchange student agency has an opportunity for you to share your home and culture for the upcoming 2013-14 school year.

PAX has two young ladies one from Russia and one from Indonesia that are in need of host families for their 10-month home-stays for the upcoming school year (short term welcome families for up to 12 weeks.

Whether you are a family with teens, empty nesters, young married (over 25) or single with or without kids at home, you can provide a young person with an opportunity to be exposed to the best of America that you provide during their home-stay with you.

Host families provide a place for a student to sleep (can be shared room with age appropriate student of the same sex) and meals.

Students have their own spending money and own medical insurance.

For details and more information about how you can participate in this endeavor, please contact Tony at 206-407-8696, or send an email to


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