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Greenheart Exchange In the News

Work and Intern Exchanges

Cultural Exchange Student From Jamaica Gives Donations to Peppler Center
The St. Ignace News, September 21, 2017

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Work and Intern Exchanges

Innovative strategy at Lake Junaluska helps fill workforce needs
The Mountaineer, September 22, 2017

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Work and Intern Exchanges

American Summer (page 6)
Seacoast Scene, September 14, 2017

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Work and Intern Exchanges

Exchange student brings Iraqi, Syrian refugee kids to Zoom Flume for a day of fun
Hudson Valley 360, August 27, 2017

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Work and Intern Exchanges

Dozens help clean up City Island
ABC 27 News, July 23, 2017

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J-1 High School Programs

The Matchmaker: She matches foreign students with local host families
Inside Publications

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J-1 High School Programs

The Bridge: Coastal Empire families welcome foreign exchange students into homes
Savannah Morning News

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J-1 High School Programs

Bringing Them Together (pages 20-23)
Granbury NOW Magazine

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J-1 High School Programs

Foreign Exchange Students
KVEW-TV

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J-1 High School Programs

Pakistani student who survived massacre shares message of hope, healing
Watertown Daily Times

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J-1 High School Programs

Want to Raise Well-Adjusted Kids? Host an Exchange Student
Inc.

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Work and Intern Exchanges

The Impact of the J-1 Visa: Summer Work Travel Program
The Alliance for International Exchange

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Work and Intern Exchanges

J-1 Participant Holds TED Talk for Young Professionals
Weixin, December 12, 2016

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Work and Intern Exchanges

J-1 Participant in the Dominican Republic Helps Children Stay in School
Weixin, December 5, 2016

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Work and Intern Exchanges

Visiting Chinese student embraces Truckee history at old jail museum
Sierra Sun, September 24, 2016

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J-1 High School Programs

Exchange Student Shares Experience With Host Family
KFSM-KXNW, September 24, 2016

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Work and Intern Exchanges

Thank You, Kenyata
VailDaily, September 7, 2016

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Work and Intern Exchanges

In Alaska, J-1 Participants See the Value of Our Ocean Everywhere
The Department of State, August 24, 2016

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Work and Intern Exchanges

Chinese participants share their culture with their community in Utah!
The Times – Independent, August 5, 2016

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Work and Intern Exchanges

Young adults spend summer working Target field, volunteer at Second Harvest Heartland
Sun Post, July 28, 2016

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Work and Intern Exchanges

International students visit Oneida, experience American culture, bond with host families
The Oneida Daily Dispatch, July 19, 2016

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Work and Intern Exchanges

Work and Travel Participants Volunteer in Harrisburg PA
WHTM-TV, July 18, 2016

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Work and Intern Exchanges

Summer Work Travel partnership with Jamaican international partner SWAT
WYSE Travel Confederation, July 18, 2016

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ESL & America Culture Programs

Madrid to Madison
MadisonCourier.com, September 16, 2015

Historic Madison was the focus of an on-foot field trip Tuesday for a group of exchange students from Madrid, Spain. The 16 high school students arrived in Madison on Sept. 1 and will be leaving for home Saturday.

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ESL & America Culture Programs

Spanish Exchange Students Visit Woodstock Families, High School
The Woodstock Independent, September 15, 2015

The seven girls and four boys, all ages 14 and 15, are part of the Woodstock-Woodstock North high school foreign exchange program. They arrived in the states Aug. 29 and will stay at the homes of area host families until Sept. 17.

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Work & Intern Exchanges

Foreign workers offer shelter residents taste taste of other cultures
Cape Cod Times, September 10, 2015

On Wednesday, foreign students who are in the United States on work and travel visas prepared and served a variety of dishes to residents at The Village at Cataumet, a shelter for families run by Housing Assistance Corp., a nonprofit agency that offers programs to homeless and low-income people.

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ESL & American Culture Programs

Park of Roses says “Arigato” to Japanese Volunteers
Columbus Park of Roses, August 13, 2015

On a damp morning in early August, twenty four Japanese exchange students and two local adults arrived to help tidy up an overgrown section of the park. These volunteers came through a program sponsored by CCI Greenheart, a branch of Greenheart International, a nonprofit group that facilitates cultural exchange and service learning opportunities for international students.

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ESL & American Culture Programs

Feed America: Exchange students ‘just want to help’
The News-Enterprise, July 24, 2015

Though they’re from different parts of France, the Mathide Blancard and Maeline Painset traveled to Elizabethtown on a non-scholastic exchange program this summer to learn about “the American way of life” and to volunteer.

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Work & Intern Exchanges

A cultural exchange: International students visit TRNP as they work and travel throughout U.S.
The Dickinson Press, July 23, 2015

It’s the second year a group of international students have rolled into the Badlands as part of a cultural exchange program. The group of university-aged students hail from all corners of the globe, coming to the United States to learn, volunteer and travel.

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Work & Intern Exchanges

Greenheart students lend a hand at the Nutrition Center
Lake Gazette, July 22, 2015

Greenheart volunteers help out at the Mark Twain Landing during the summer before going back to their home country.

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ESL & American Culture Programs

Host a Spanish Exchange Student for one month!
Chicago Tribune, July 22, 2015

A incredible opportunity to host a Spanish Exchange student for only one month during the summer. Working with 15 amazing North Shore families and 15 incredible students from Spain through CCI Greenheart has enriched our summer.

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ESL & American Culture Programs

Photos: French youths volunteer at Upper Merion Senior Center during visit to America
The Time Herald, July 16, 2015

View photos of French youths volunteering at Upper Merion Senior Center.

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ESL & American Culture Programs

Students from France, Spain try hand at baseball at Oneida High School
Oneida Daily Dispatch, July 13, 2015

Twenty-five students between the ages of 14 and 17 from France and Spain, staying in Oneida this month as part of the Center for Cultural Interchange Greenheart program, took the field in the 90-degree heat to play baseball with Kramer on Monday afternoon.

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ESL & American Culture Programs

Spanish cultural exchange comes to Red Lodge, seeks host families
Carbon County News, February 20, 2014

This summer, seven Spanish-speaking young adults (ages 13-17) from Leon, Spain will embark on a three-week cultural adventure in Red Lodge, attend English as a Second Language (ESL) classes and participate in a variety of organized recreational activities.

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Work Programs

Williston Herald | The start of something beautiful
Willistonherald.com, July 27, 2013

Little did Guo, known as Carly, and Dai, who took the name Ruby, know that when they met at the airport in Beijing in early June it would be the start of a beautiful friendship.

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ESL & American Culture Programs

Teens spent summer learning and serving
Hibbingms.com, August 3, 2013

International exchange students spent the summer in Side Lake at the home of Phil and Holly Quinn, through the youth exchange program, CCI Greenheart.

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Academic Year Program

Around Broadneck: High school student with a French point of view
CapitalGazette.com,February 25, 2013

Marianne Goyat, an exchange student from France, is staying with the Guerra family through CCI Greenheart’s cultural exchange program.

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