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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Thursday, May 10, 2018
Dianna Ullery, WSU Thurston County 4-H Program Coordinator, (360)867-2153, or email at ulleryd@co.thurston.wa.us 

The 4-H International Exchanges is Looking for a Few Great Host Families
Hosting dates are July 22 – August 17, 2018

OLYMPIA – Experience the richness of the world in your own home this summer. 

Washington 4-H International Exchange offers families statewide the opportunity to host a youth delegate from Japan or South Korea for a four-week homestay. Youth delegates are ages 12-17 and eager to make new friends, improve their English, share their culture, and experience real American family life in Washington.

Host families need to have a child of the same gender and within 3-4 years of the delegate’s age. We’re currently recruiting host families for boys ranging in age from 13 – 17. Host families provide a bed and meals. No special activities are required and host families do not need to be members of 4-H. 

Do you have room in your life this summer for an amazing cultural experience? 
For more information contact State Coordinator, Dianna Ullery at 360-867-2153, dianna.ullery@wsu.edu


County Commissioners:

Carolina Mejia
District 1

Gary Edwards
District 2

Tye Menser
District 3