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Mikel (15)

male, SPAIN

Languages: Spanish, English, French, Basque
Siblings: One older brother
Mother: Computer Systems Analyst
Father: Technician of Heating Systems
Religion: Catholic
SP026HH Y

Interests

Basketball, scouting, listening to music, spending time with the friends, fishing, riding a bike

Letter to my Host Family

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Maria (15)

female, SPAIN

Languages: Spanish, English, French
Siblings: One younger brother
Mother: Administrative Hechnician
Father: Technical Inspector of Vehicles
Religion: Christian
SP011HH Y

Interests

Volleyball, spending time with the friends, walking, playing with children, listening to music, reading, drawing, playing bingo

Letter to my Host Family

Maria is ready to enjoy the little moments during her exchange year like spending time with her host family, playing bingo, eating meals together, singing songs together, making new friends and experiencing everything she can in her community. She is ready to be part of your family and help out when needed. She believes she can bring joy, peace and love to your family as well! Maria is an avid volleyball player and has been playing since she's been nine years old. She enjoys playing with children, as well as drawing & reading. She dreams of becoming a neurosurgeon when she gets older and looks forward to helping people. Maria can't wait for this opportunity to "grow as a person." Are you ready to welcome her into your home?

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Lucia (16)

female, SPAIN

Languages: Spanish, French, English
Siblings: One younger brother and one younger sister
Mother: Nurse
Father: Cab driver
Religion: Not Involved
SP025HH Y

Interests

Singing, playing the piano, listening to music, reading, watching movies, camping, walking

Letter to my Host Family

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Belen (16)

female, SPAIN

Languages: Spanish, English, French
Siblings: Two older brothers
Mother: Teacher
Father: Employee at an apartment Building
Religion: Not Involved
SP033HH Y

Interests

Sailing, playing the violin, reading, dancing, playing the piano, listening to music

Letter to my Host Family

Belen is an old soul - her hero in life is Marie Curie because of her Nobel Peace prize in two categories. Belen wants to be a doctor or dentist that helps people with disabilities. She has played the violin since she was 9 and is very accomplished. She also plays the piano and enjoys reading for the escapism. She lives in a coastal town in Southern Spain and has enjoyed sailing since she was a young girl. She has two older brothers at University whom she thinks are the funniest people in the world. Her mom runs a school - so Belen has enjoyed helping her mom by tutoring little ones at school. She wishes they could spend more time together as a family but everyone is always so busy - so she enjoys the times that they do have together.

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Anna (16)

female, UKRAINE

Languages: Ukrainian, Russian, English, Polish, French
Siblings: One older brother
Mother: Not listed
Father: Not listed
Religion: Christian Orthodox
CI005HH Y

Interests

Singing, painting, drawing, reading, photography, theater group, walking, dancing

Letter to my Host Family

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Emanuela (17)

female, ITALY

Languages: Albanian, Italian, German, English
Siblings: One younger brother
Mother: Worker
Father: Worker
Religion: Not Involved
IT025HH Y

Interests

Writing, kickboxing, photography, technology, volunteering, cooking, dancing

Letter to my Host Family

Cheerful & trustworthy are words that Ema’s friends use to describe her. Ema says that she is talkative and very openminded and ready for this new experience. In Italy Ema is a volunteer for the red cross because she likes to help those in need and believes it will help her in the future as she one day wishes to become a dentist or work in the medical field. Ema has an appreciation for movies, music, and reading. Ema believes that travel is an ideal way to test your limits, leave your comfort zone, and learn new things about unfamiliar environments. Ema wants to cook for your family some traditional dishes and hopes that you will share yours as well!

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Maria (16)

female, SPAIN

Languages: Spanish, English, French
Siblings: One younger brother
Mother: Accountant
Father: Carpenter
Religion: Catholic
SP046HH Y

Interests

Reading, skating, music, walking, spending time with the friends, soccer, basketball, volleyball

Letter to my Host Family

Open minded, accommodating & cheerful are just some of the words that describes Maria. She is ready to get involved by joining sports, and other activities offered in her American community and most of all, attend the local high school, and be able to compare the differences. Looking ahead to her future Maria desires to study science or mathematics, her academic path so far suggests this will be a breeze for Maria. She also dreams of writing a book, and being a camp monitor for kids, she says she knows a lot of games.

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Isabella (16)

female, GERMANY

Languages: German, French, Spanish, English
Siblings: One younger brother and one older sister
Mother: Social Worker
Father: Lawyer
Religion: Evangelical
GE005HH Y

Interests

Cheer-leading, singing, dancing, swimming, volunteering, gymnastics

Letter to my Host Family

Meet Bella! Bella describes herself as open-minded, hardworking, brave and loyal. What better qualities can you ask for when looking for your future exchange daughter? She enjoys staying active and has enjoyed doing things such as gymnastics, swimming, riding, playing cello, cheering and dancing. More importantly, she loves spending time with her family and is very much looking forward to becoming a part of yours. Bella is excited about learning American traditions and celebrating holidays, especially Thanksgiving! She is looking forward to meeting new people and becoming more independent while here in America. Are you ready to welcome this enthusiastic young lady into your home and family?

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Amer (16)

male, SERBIA

Languages: Serbian, English, French, German
Siblings: One older and one younger sister
Mother: Dentist
Father: Doctor
Religion: Muslim
CI001HH Y

Interests

Painting, drawing, reading, listening to music, debate club, swimming, jogging, working out, dancing, photography

Letter to my Host Family

Meet Amer from Serbia! He is part of a family of five. He is the only son with two sisters. He describes himself as having a very adventurous personality. He's interests are books, art, music, painting and drawing. So far author's he has read are Dan Brown, Herman Hesse, Franz Kafka but Agatha Christie inspired him to write his own crime novel "Oleander". He is constantly looking for learning opportunities that expand his knowledge and help him form new ideas. He has been a part of debate club, ballroom dance club for 4 years and has placed top rank in swimming for his city. Not only does he participate in household chores but is actively assisting his parents in their medical practices. He plans to follow in his parents path and continue in medicine.

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Josebe (15)

female, SPAIN

Languages: Spanish, Basque, English
Siblings: One older brother
Mother: Homemaker
Father: Civil Servant
Religion: Catholic
SP004HH Y

Interests

Dance, photography, listening to music, reading, swimming, ice skating, running

Letter to my Host Family

Scholarship winner Josebe appreciates all that she has and receives and she is very happy and appreciative for this opportunity to live in American for 10 months! Josebe is a very positive person who enjoys her family and friends, is a hard worker and is looking forward to a life full of new experiences. She is ready to experience the American culture and learn about American traditions . She believes this year in America is extremely important as it will help her decide what to do with her future. Josebe says " I strive to achieve my dreams, because for me it is important always to give the best of us".

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