Posts Tagged ‘community service’

Au Pairs and Host Families Make a Difference Together

May 16th, 2017

  Our Community Counselors do such a great job planning activities and events for au pairs and families to meet up and get involved in their local communities. The following details are courtesy of Roberta Dittoe about a volunteer service event in Cincinnati, Ohio: Au pairs, host families and Community Counselors joined forces for a […]

Celebrating Volunteers in America

May 10th, 2017

National Volunteer Week 2017 may have passed, but it’s important to carry on the spirit of volunteerism throughout the year. During their time in the U.S., many of our au pairs develop a strong interest in volunteering, finding it both personally rewarding and a great part of the American culture. At Au Pair in America, […]

Spotlight on Community Service: Au Pair Nora from Germany

February 24th, 2017

We are so impressed by how many of our au pairs donate their time and talents to community service work. This week’s spotlight is on Nora Botzenhardt. Nora is an au pair from Germany living with her host family in Maryland and a State Winner for the 2016 Au Pair Community Service Awards. She shared […]

Spotlight on Community Service: Au Pair Abigail Wilks

February 6th, 2017

We are so impressed by how many of our au pairs donate their time and talents to community service work. This week’s spotlight is on Abigail Wilks. Abigail is an au pair from the United Kingdom living with her host family in New York and a State Winner for the 2016 Au Pair Community Service […]

New Jersey Au Pairs Volunteer at Red Cross Event

January 30th, 2017

Volunteering and community service opportunities are a great way for au pairs to meet people and build meaningful connections over their time in the U.S. Recently, Au Pair in America Community Counselor Denise E. in New Jersey joined a group of au pairs from her cluster to volunteer at Run for the Red 5K Race […]

Spotlight on Community Service: Au Pair Nadine from Germany

January 11th, 2017

We are so impressed by how many of our au pairs donate their time and talents to community service work. This week’s spotlight is on Nadine Shulte. Nadine is an au pair from Germany living with her host family in Louisiana and a State Winner for the 2016 Au Pair Community Service Awards. She shared […]

Spotlight on Community Service: Au Pair Mijin Kim

January 6th, 2017

We are so impressed by how many of our au pairs donate their time and talents to community service work. This week’s spotlight is on Mijin Kim. Mijin is an au pair from South Korea living with her host family in North Carolina and a State Winner for the 2016 Au Pair Community Service Awards. […]

Spotlight on Community Service: Au Pair Bruna Cardoso

December 27th, 2016

We are so impressed by how many of our au pairs donate their time and talents to community service work. This week’s spotlight is on Bruna Cardoso. Bruna is an au pair from Brazil living with her host family in Michigan and a State Winner for the 2016 Au Pair Community Service Awards. She shared […]

Connecticut Au Pairs Share Holiday Cheer

December 21st, 2016

Community Counselor Beverly R. in Connecticut recently shared details about a fun holiday party held at the Weston Field Club for her au pair cluster. Beverly invited fellow Community Counselor Kate Z. and her neighboring group of au pairs to attend as well. Together, everyone celebrated the holiday season and enjoyed each other’s company. As […]

Spotlight on Community Service: Au Pair Miriam Carod Royo

December 20th, 2016

We are so impressed by how many of our au pairs donate their time and talents to community service work. This week’s spotlight is on Miriam Carod Royo. Miriam is an au pair from Spain living with her host family in Hawaii and a State Winner for the 2016 Au Pair Community Service Awards. She […]