Exchange program seeking host families

Program of Academic Exchange is looking for host families for students from other countries.

PAX is a non-profit organization designated by the Department of State to administer a cultural exchange program. They place students from 75 different countries with host families throughout the United States.

The boys and girls, ages 15 to 18, all speak English, have full insurance coverage and their own spending money. The students can stay with families, single persons and retirees who are able to provide daily meals and a bed for the school year.

For more information, call local coordinator Teresa Fajardo Lambert at 580-5396 or the national office at 800-555-6211.