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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. 

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Washington Family and Au Pair Start Coffee Company

When Mathew and Valerie Quest of Bothell Washington matched with Brazilian au pair Julianna Maginelli, no one had any idea they'd be working on a coffee business together. Their two years together as host family and au pair generated a relationship that spun off into one of business associates. Read their charming story!

Saturday, September 26th
AuPairCare's Summer Photo Contest Winners

AuPairCare's Summer Photo Contest Winners

We asked our au pairs and host families to send us photos of their fun summer adventures and received hundreds of submissions!

Check out the 3 winning photos!

Thursday, August 27th
AuPairCare Au Pairs Love St. Louis

AuPairCare Au Pairs Love St. Louis

AuPairCare au pairs in the St. Louis Region joined forces recently with a local non-profit organization, Love the Lou, which works to positively impact the community of St. Louis city through restoration efforts and connecting resources to the needs of the city.

Thursday, August 20th
Brazilian Au Pair Embraces Volunteering

Brazilian Au Pair Embraces Volunteering

Brazilian Au Pair Francielly began volunteering at a food back in Texas, and when she completes her 6 month extension in Wisconsin, she wants to bring the concept of a food bank back to her home country!

Monday, July 6th
Au Pair Care Summer Photo Contest

Enter AuPairCare's Summer Photo Contest!

Check out some great photos from our Summer Photo Contest!

Thursday, June 25th
Philadelphia Au Pairs attend a Phillies Game

Philadelphia Au Pairs, Take Me Out to the Ball Game!

This spring, 60 au pairs from 8 different countries engaged in the great American pastime - a baseball game.

Wednesday, June 10th
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What’s an au pair?

Finding reliable, flexible child care outside the home can be a challenge but an area director from Asheville, North Carolina is explaining how the program works for families in her area. Read more on Citizen-Times.com

Monday, May 11th
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Live-In Childcare in North and South Carolina

In this video from CN2 News in the Carolinas, families can hear from a local area director all the reasons to choose live-in childcare for their children.

Sunday, May 3rd
Pittsburgh Au Pairs Share the Korean Lunar New Year

Pittsburgh Au Pairs Share the Korean Lunar New Year

Two Korean au pairs shared their culture by celebrating Lunar New Year, one of the most significant traditional Korean holidays with their Host Families. Read more about how these au pairs taught their families in Pittsburgh about Korean New Year.

Sunday, April 5th
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Au Pair Child Care - Everything Parents Should Know

“With an au pair, there is a different level of trust,” she says. “When someone is living in your home, she becomes a part of your family. We eat together. We go to church together. We take vacations together.” Read MetroParent for Southeast Michigan's article which breaks down everything parents should know about au pair child care.

Monday, March 30th

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