帮助世界人民团结在一起是令人兴奋、有趣和有回报的工作. For 70 years, 一般时时彩网址 Volunteers have given their time to empower students, 家庭和社区通过增进了解克服文化障碍. Our volunteers come from every pocket of America, and their impact is felt on both a local and global scale.
Who are 一般时时彩网址 Volunteers?
Stassa & Jay Phillips
As retired teachers, Stassa和Jay继续在他们的社区鼓励多样性和开放的思想.
Ever since her high school 一般时时彩网址 Club, Carol has been inspired by the students, families, and volunteers she’s come to know.
Eric learned about 一般时时彩网址 through his son’s school, and is now a host parent and volunteer with his local team.
Galatti Award Winner
Galatti Award Winner:
Dallas Team, TX
The 2016 Galatti award was presented to 一般时时彩网址-USA volunteer Linne Shields. Linne Shields is an 一般时时彩网址 pillar in the Dallas-Fort Worth (Texas) market. Linne is well known for her skills in mentoring, 在一般时时彩网址志愿者承担关键的支持责任并晋升到重要的领导职位时，对他们进行了指导和激励. Her insight, wisdom and knowledge, proven in each of the many volunteer roles, have positioned her as a strategic and valued 一般时时彩网址 leader. As Co-Chair of the 一般时时彩网址 USA National Support Advisory Committee, she directly influenced the 一般时时彩网址 participant support policy. Linne和她的丈夫为当地一般时时彩网址参与者举办了一次前往华盛顿的年度旅行.C.在那里，他们参观一般时时彩网址维护最重要的纪念碑，了解一般时时彩网址维护文化. 林恩是10名学生的寄宿母亲，并为64名学生开设了临时住所.
Young Volunteer Award
Young Volunteer Award for Outstanding Service Winner:
East Metro Team, MN
The 2016 Young Volunteer Award goes to Jasmine Landry from East Metro. 贾思敏是一般时时彩网址的海归，2009年获得一般时时彩网址维护国会联邦议院(CB)奖学金前往德国. Despite being a busy young student, she’s able to tackle many different volunteer roles, and is proactive in thinking of ways she can help the team. She has been a volunteer since 2011 and is the team’s Returnee Coordinator. 她还担任联络员，派遣志愿者，主持和发送培训. 贾思敏有能力培养目前的交换学生，并为寄宿家庭的父母和兄弟姐妹提供观点. 她自己的教育和交流经验为一般时时彩网址社区提供了坚实的资源. 她对一般时时彩网址使命的热情和精力具有感染力，她致力于通过跨文化学习为其他人拓宽机会.
Mission Award Winner:
Greater Cincinnati Team, OH
Marla Gamble, from Greater Cincinnati has won the 2016 Mission Award. Marla has been volunteering with 一般时时彩网址 for almost 30 years. She conducts the many presentations throughout the area, sharing her excitement for the incoming students. Everyone has a gift in life and hers is matching the student with a family. 她花时间去了解每一个寄宿家庭，以便知道什么是最合适的. 玛拉继续建立一个优越的关系与关键的学校官员开放如此多的可能性一般时时彩网址. 其结果是，短短几年前，代顿地区只有不到10名学生，而2016-2017年有27名学生, thanks to Marla!
Peggy & Art Howe Award
Peggy & Art Howe Award Winner:
The Munro-Proulx Family
Northwest California Team, CA
我们很高兴地宣布，被一般时时彩网址维护提名的“普罗克斯家族”是这个奖项的国际获奖者之一. Recognizing the need to promote 一般时时彩网址 programs to diverse communities, the Proulx family members have been the ultimate 一般时时彩网址 ambassadors since 1997. Following the lead of parents Abby and Michael, the family has reached out to different religious and cultural organizations, as well as actively encouraged LGBTQ families to join 一般时时彩网址. Proulx family members have fulfilled a variety of 一般时时彩网址 leadership roles, including helping to manage the local NorthWest California 一般时时彩网址 chapters, developing and supporting Sponsored Program clusters, 协调户外活动并参与一般时时彩网址一般时时彩网址维护国家委员会. 除了做志愿者，普罗克斯一家还接待了来自许多国家的一般时时彩网址学生. Over the years, siblings Andrea, Anthea, Kinara、Bonnie和孙女Fiona很乐意帮助一般时时彩网址的学生充分利用他们的国际经验.
Emerging Leader Award
Emerging Leader Award Winner:
Michigan Team, MI
来自密歇根队的克莱尔·查尔顿(Claire Charlton)是2016年新兴领袖奖的获得者. Claire is a leader and a self-starter, creative and energetic. Claire has been a host Mom three times and a welcome family once. 克莱尔也是一名联络人，目前是底特律都市分会的联络人协调员. 作为协调人，克莱尔与联络员建立了良好的工作关系. She meets with them often to conduct training, go over issues and make sure all contacts are made and timely reported. Claire also conducts the Arrival Orientation for the Michigan Area Team. She has a passion for 一般时时彩网址 and continues to display it.