The Phoenix Philanthropists Message Board › Host Families needed for January 2013 and for August 2013 - Monthly Stipend
Bourgade Catholic High School is in need of 7 host families for Chinese international students who will be joining our school community starting on January 3rd, 2013. Hosting an international student is a wonderful opportunity to share our culture with students from China and around the world.
The Host Family Program at Bourgade Catholic incorporate the following aspects:
Host families will receive a monthly stipend of $600 to help defray the cost of hosting an international student
Each member of the family must go through the Safe Environment Training program offered by the Roman Catholic Diocese of Phoenix. (These can be scheduled with the assistance of Mr. Bravo).
Each member of the family over 18 years of age must be undergo a criminal background check.
Families wishing to be a host family cannot be receiving any form of government assistance.
Families are asked to include the international students as members of their own family.
Families must be able to provide international students with a room, area for study, internet connection, 3 meals a day, and transportation to and from school.
Families need to provide an emotional environment that is healthy and where the students receive encouragement, support, and guidance.
There will be an information night at Bourgade Catholic High School library on Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 7:00 p.m. Interested families may contact Mr. Javier Bravo, Director of International Student Program at email@example.com or at 602-973-4000 ext. 134.