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Host Family Contest Winner!

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Congratulations to the Johnson Family, hosting Ujang Purnama from Indonesia! On March 20, The Johnson Family and the 10 contest finalists were honored in Washington DC.

See the winning video below and visit the Host Family Contest web site.
While our entries demonstrated so many different aspects of the hosting experience, the one shared by all was the special bond between host families and their hosted sons and daughters. We celebrate all of you!

We are eager to welcome new families as hosts! To learn more about becoming a host, visit If you are interested in hosting a student, let us know here!

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