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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. 

Au Pairs and Host Families Create a Global Cookbook of Recipes

Creating a Global Cookbook

This past spring, AuPairCare held a Global Cookbook virtual event where our au pairs, host families, and staff were asked to share a recipe of their choice from their home country. These recipes would then be turned into an AuPairCare Global Cookbook, showcasing delicious food and culture from all over the world!

Wednesday, July 7th
AuPairCare Celebrates Pride Month June 2021| Supporting our LGBTQ+ Community

AuPairCare Celebrates Pride Month 2021

Happy Pride! AuPairCare celebrates and supports the LGBTQ+ community, including our au pairs and host families, and to commemorate the end of Pride Month, we're sharing a few stories from the AuPairCare community sharing how they celebrated Pride Month. 

Wednesday, June 30th
AuPairCare Celebrates Earth Day With National Au Pairs

Picture Yourself Making a Change

Earlier this spring, au pairs and host families across the nation joined our virtual summit on sustainability in celebration of Earth Day. With cultural exchange and global understanding at the heart of the au pair program, it was fantastic to witness au pairs from Colombia to South Africa brainstorming ways to improve their local communities for themselves and the future.

Thursday, June 10th
Brazilian Au Pair Victoria Gives Back to her Community

Brazilian Au Pair Victoria Gives Back to her Community

While Brazilian au pair Victoria looked forward to celebrating her first holiday in the United States, her first Easter turned out to be even more special than she had ever imagined when she teamed up to work with an organization called Loaves and Fishes to provide food and clothing to the homeless community.

Wednesday, April 28th
Japanese Au Pair Builds an Online Community for Learning & Culture

Japanese Au Pair Builds an Online Community for Learning & Culture

When Moeka arrived to the United States from Japan, she brought the gift of hope - to use her time in the U.S. to connect and make a difference in the lives of others, even during the pandemic. We are so proud of Moeka for conducting online ESL and multi-lingual classes for any au pairs interested in learning other languages or cultures!

Friday, April 16th
Building Connections Through a Zoom Zumba Workout!

Building Connections Through a “Zoom-ba” Workout!

We recently held a fun Zumba class for all au pairs and host families to enjoy! Not only is it a great exercise, but a fun way to tie in cultural exchange since Zumba incorporates Latin music and dances like salsa and merengue.

Wednesday, March 31st
Goal Setting: Au Pairs Create Empowering Life Vision Boards

Goal Setting: Au Pairs Create Empowering Life Vision Boards

Earlier this month, a representative from Pace University led a national vision board making virtual event for AuPairCare au pairs, inspiring them to think big, dream big, believe big, and your results will be big! 

Wednesday, January 27th
Au Pairs Live Event At Home Cookie Digital Decorating

Digital Holiday Cookie Decorating for Au Pairs and Families

Last month, au pairs and host families attended a virtual Holiday Cookie Decorating for the holiday season. The event, led by Sweet Samantha, a professional baker who has on popular American shows like Cake Wars and Sweet Genius, was a hit!

Wednesday, January 13th

Preparing for the Future: Au Pair Resume Building Tips with Pace University

From time management to perfecting a second language, the skills au pairs gain during a program year are invaluable! We recently held a virtual Resume Building event where au pairs learned how to carry over their new skills into professional experince.

Wednesday, December 2nd
AuPairCare Au Pairs Supporting Charity Little Heroes Foundation Gold Pumpkins

Pumpkin Decorating for the Little Hero Foundation

At a recent virtual event, au pairs and host children took part in a pumpkin decorating and craft session for a fantastic cause. Participants were asked to decorate a pumpkin with gold in support of children’s cancer research led by the Little Hero Foundation with $1 donated to advanced children's cancer research.

Wednesday, November 18th