Wednesday, March 8, 2017

4-H Exchange Seeking Summer Teen Hosting

Virginia 4-H has the opportunity to host teens from Costa Rica and Norway this summer!

The teens will arrive in Virginia on June 26 and depart on July 22 or 23.  
Hosting is a great way to learn another culture and share ours.  

There are 18 delegates & 2 chaperones from Norway.  
Teens are ages 17 to 19, 6 males and 12 females.

There are 10 delegates & 2 chaperones from Costa Rica.
Teens are ages 14 to 16, 5 males and 5 females.

These exchanges are being offered nationally, and host family applications must be completed online at the State 4-H International Exchange website at

Please do not delay in applying.  
The hosting sibling must be within 2 years of age of the delegate being assigned.  To ensure the best match, the hosting sibling's hobbies and interests should be disclosed on the application.

If you have any questions, please contact Dottie Nelson at (276)617-1065 or