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Why You Do What You Do!
Life in the U.S.

Why You Do What You Do!

Today we are shining the spotlight on a few of our wonderful International Coordinators from across the US! These ladies all have other work commitments and are parents themselves! Read more to hear how they balance it all while making special memories year after year with our host families and exchange students!  How/why you got … Continue reading

Happy International Day Of Families
Life in the U.S.

Happy International Day Of Families

Today is #InternationalDayOfFamilies and here at Aspect Foundation, our American host families are as diverse as our exchange students who come from all over the world! Empty-nesters, retirees, families with young children, single adults, families with teenage children, etc. all make up our loving host family community!  More important than how they’re comprised, however, is the … Continue reading

Global Youth Service Day 2019 Round-Up
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Global Youth Service Day 2019 Round-Up

Last month, thousands of young people around the world once again came together in the spirit of helping others during Global Youth Service Day. With the tagline “Your Story Starts Today,” Youth Service America encouraged young people to see the power that they have right now and make a difference. Groups of Aspect exchange students around the U.S. started … Continue reading

Volunteer Spotlight: Edson from Tanzania
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Volunteer Spotlight: Edson from Tanzania

With Global Youth Service Day starting this Friday, April 12th, we’re shining the spotlight on a student who has been giving back in a big-hearted way all year long – Edson from Tanzania! Edson, studying in Texas with the Youth Exchange and Study (YES) Program, has had the unique opportunity to volunteer with the World Relief Organization … Continue reading