Wisconsin Students Go Abroad!

Last week the first delegation of 4-H youth to go abroad left for Costa Rica. With a group of 11 other delegates from across the country, three Wisconsinites began their adventure in Costa Rica. After having an orientation in Atlanta, the group, along with their chaperone, headed off and would arrive shortly in the South American […]

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International Students Headed to Wisconsin, Summer 2016

Students from Japan, South Korea, Mexico, Finland and Costa Rica are all headed to Wisconsin this summer. These students will be staying with host families throughout the state and get to experience a true Wisconsin lifestyle. Throughout the month host families and their new family members will learn about each other’s culture.  Although it may […]

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Norway, Costa Rica, and Wisconsin Connect

On June 25th, 2015, Wisconsin families welcomed  youth from Norway and Costa Rica into their homes for a one month homestay. The delegates arrived excited to learn about Wisconsin culture and to meet their new families! After an orientation in Madison, host families arrived to “adopt” their new family members. For the following month, delegates […]

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Outbound Application Up – Apply Now!

Summer is over, and it’s time to start thinking about your next adventure! Could it be Japan, Costa Rica, Norway, or South Korea?? The 2016 Outbound Application is now available for one month homestay experiences with States’ 4-H International Exchange Programs. Have you always wondered what life is like in another country? Are you between […]

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“Adios” to our International Friends

The sun has set on another fun summer of hosting. This year, over 70 families across Wisconsin welcomed delegates from Japan, South Korea, Mexico, Costa Rica, and Norway through the WI 4-H International Programs. Though the students have all returned to their respective parts of the world, it doesn’t bring an end to the experience! […]

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