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We take great pride in supporting the AuPairCare Community, which is made up of families, au pairs, Area Directors and AuPairCare staff all over the world. In this section stay up to date on what our au pairs and host families are up to around the country, as well as AuPairCare initiatives and awards. 


International Students Pack Gifts for World's Needy Children

They came to Bucks County from around the world, and now 15 au pairs will send gifts out around the world. The 15 women, from countries such as Colombia, Brazil, South Africa and Poland, brought their donations and donations from their host families and au pair coordinators to pack in gift boxes Saturday night. The 50 gifts from the event will go to Operation Christmas Child, the annual gift collection run by the Samaritan’s Purse charity. 

Tuesday, April 19th
Au Pairs Visit Historic Pennsylvania State Capitol in Harrisburg

Au Pairs Visit A Historic State Capitol

Au pairs from the Lancaster, Pennsylvania area embarked on a tour of history and learning to the Pennsylvania seat of government, the State Capitol in Harrisburg! 

Tuesday, April 12th
Au Pairs Create Valentine’s Day Cards for Senior Citizens

Au Pairs Create Valentine’s Day Cards for Senior Citizens

This Valentine's Day, Polish au pair Ola wanted to spend her time giving back to her adopted community in the US, so she organized a group of her au pair friends to write Valentine’s Day cards for a local senior home! Way to go, Ola!

Wednesday, March 9th
AuPairCare Wins Global Youth Travel Award

AuPairCare Wins 2021 Global Youth Travel Award

We won! Thank you! AuPairCare has won the Global Youth Travel Award for Effective Use of Marketing, for the Summer Adventures Video Contest launched in August 2021. A big thank you to the WYSE Travel Confederation and our AuPairCare community for making this possible!  

Tuesday, February 15th
Exchanging Cultural Holiday Traditions Dia de Velitas

Exchanging Cultural Holiday Traditions

For Colombian au pair Lizeth, the winter holidays were a perfect opportunity to share her heritage and traditions with her host family. Read all about how the Lawal family and Lizeth celebrated Día de Velitas!

Wednesday, February 9th
The Sisterhood of Au Pairs - Matching with An AuPairCare Host Family

The Sisterhood of Au Pairs

This week we're highlighting the Iglesias sisters from Ecuador! The three sisters have a long history with AuPairCare, having all matched with the Singh family since 2015! Together they have made countless memories and continued a cherished au pair tradition and truly experienced cultural exchange.

Tuesday, January 4th
North Carolina AuPairCare Au Pairs American Camping Trip

Au Pairs Go on an American Campout

Since the pandemic, many au pairs only had the chance to connect virtually with one another, and a camp out in the woods was the perfect way to socialize and end the summer with traditional American marshmallows, s'mores, campfire sing-alongs, and ghost stories!

Wednesday, November 17th
AuPairCare Volunteers and Au Pair At the 2021 New York City Marathon Promote Cultural Exchange

AuPairCare at the New York City Marathon

This year, the New York City Marathon is back, with AuPairCare cheering on! Everyone in the AuPairCare family, from parents to au pairs and staff, joined the annual event to volunteer, celebrate, and promote cultural exchange.

Monday, November 8th
American Camping Adventure & Nature Day

American Camping Adventure & Nature Day

This summer, au pairs in the greater Chicago area went on a camping adventure, where they shared comradery and stories along the campfire, and enjoyed typical American dishes like s'mores and roasted hot dogs!

Wednesday, September 8th
AuPairCare Celebrates Exchange Day 2021

AuPairCare Celebrates Exchange Day 2021

In celebration of Exchange Day on August 2nd, we wanted to highlight some of our amazing au pairs throughout the years giving back to their community and showcasing the positive impact that exchange programs have on so many people!

Wednesday, August 4th