Posts Tagged ‘volunteering’

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 […]

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 […]

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 Camille Ferland

October 24th, 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 Camille Ferland. Camille is an au pair from Canada living with her host family in Illinois and a State Winner for the 2016 Au Pair Community Service Awards. She shared […]

Spotlight on Community Service: Au Pair Andrea Hinkel

September 26th, 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 Andrea Hinkel. Andrea is an au pair from Germany living with her host family in Pennsylvania and second runner up for the National 2016 Au Pair Community Service Awards. She […]

Spotlight on Community Service: Au Pair Jessica Clark

September 19th, 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 Jessica Clark. Jessica is an au pair from the United Kingdom living with her host family in Connecticut and runner up for the National 2016 Au Pair Community Service Awards. […]

Spotlight on Community Service: Au Pair Laura Ann Edwards

September 12th, 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 Laura Edwards. Laura is an au pair from the United Kingdom living with her host family in Virginia and the winner of the National 2016 Au Pair Community Service Awards. […]

Au Pairs in Los Angeles Celebrate Our Oceans

August 25th, 2016

On June 18, 2016, a dozen au pairs from Au Pair in America joined hundreds of volunteers from the surrounding communities of Venice Beach to clean up the trash on our beautiful shores. The au pairs came from all over the world, including Brazil, China, Sweden, South Africa, Mexico and Panama. For many years, the […]

Sixteen Au Pairs Honored for Volunteer Work Across the United States

August 23rd, 2016

We are excited to announce the winners of our 2016 Au Pair Community Service Awards! These awards are a special way Au Pair in America celebrates au pairs making a difference through volunteer work—above and beyond their contributions as child care providers, students and cultural ambassadors enriching families across the country. Our National Winners for the […]

30 Hours of Community Service to Celebrate 30 Years of Au Pair in America

August 4th, 2016

Two of our Community Counselors (CCs), Christine Connally and Lisa Maxwell, along with their au pairs in the Washington D.C. metro area, have taken a special pledge to celebrate a special anniversary. In honor of Au Pair in America’s milestone 30th anniversary, Christine and Lisa decided to celebrate thirty years of cultural exchange by pledging […]