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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. 

Summer Adventure Contest 2017 Winners

AuPairCare's 2017 Summer Adventure Contest Winners

We have the results of our Summer Adventure Photo Contest! See what a few of our au pairs and host families were up to this summer!

Wednesday, October 18th
Au pair and her host family participate in marathons across the US.

An Au Pair's Marathon Adventures Across the US

An au pair from France has found a new way to experince the U.S.  -- participating in races across America with her host family! 

Wednesday, October 11th
AuPairCare J1 VIsa Cultural Exchange

Senate Committee Passes Legislation to Protect Cultural Exchange

Earlier this week, the Senate Appropriations Committee approved an amendment aimed at protecting J-1 Visa cultural exchange programs. The bipartisan measure introduced by Senators Chris Coons, Ranking Member Patrick Leahy, and Senator Lisa Murkowski requires the Trump Administration to follow the proper regulatory procedures should it choose to make any changes to the J-1 program, which would include notifying the public and accepting public comments.  

Tuesday, September 12th
Save the Au Pair Program

Protect Cultural Exchange in the US – Save the Au Pair Program

Last week it was widely reported that senior White House officials are considering a reduction to a handful of J-1 Visa Programs as part of the Trump Administration’s Buy American, Hire American (BAHA) Executive Order. Now we must all come together and take action. Share this message with friends, family members, and colleagues. Urge them to support cultural exchange today.

Tuesday, September 5th
Au pairs volunteer in their community

AuPairCare Celebrates JDay Across the Country

In honor of JDay, AuPairCare organized events with au pair clusters all across the U.S. focused on volunteering. At these events, au pairs had the opportunity to meet their neighbors, reflect on the importance of cultural exchange and contribute to their local communities. 

Monday, August 28th
Au Pairs support their San Carlos CA Community

Au Pairs Celebrate Earth Day by Cleaning up Their Host City!

In honor of Earth Day, a group of au pairs did their part to clean up their local community of San Carlos, CA.

Thursday, July 6th
Au Pair Explores America on Route 66

Au Pair Finds Herself on Route 66

As if leaving her family, friends and her familiar life in Brazil to come to America as an au pair wasn't adventurous enough, au pair Tamires also decided to take on the challenge of a solo cycling trip through Historic Route 66!

Tuesday, May 30th
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Au Pairs Share Bears and Love with the Children of Staten Island University Hospital

Au pairs from Germany, Brazil, Ukraine, France, Colombia, China, Mexico, and Spain, gathered to create and present Build-A-Bear gifts for the pediatric patients at the Staten Island University Hospital. Read about their experience!

Thursday, April 27th
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Au Pairs Experiencing American Culture

It was a beautiful November afternoon in West Chester, Pennsylvania. It couldn’t have been a better day for au pairs to experience for the first time America’s most popular sport: American Football.

Monday, March 6th
El Salvadorian Au Pair Shares with Texas High School

El Salvadorian Au Pair Shares with Texas High School

When El Salvadorian au pair Scarlett Palomo learned that her Area Director’s daughter was studying Spanish at her Texas high school, Scarlett jumped at the chance to visit the school and speak with the students! Read her story.

Friday, December 16th

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