"Yes, Lynne, it sure would have turned me off from being a homestay forever. But with my great experience with homestay, I would hate to see anyone discouraged. As I sit here preparing for a group of 90 Japanese students from Toyota…"
"In most homestays you do get paid to cover the extra expenses of having another person in your home. It still turns out to be more of a volunteer position and not one to make money. That is how we see it here with our homestays. I forgot to…"
"Chuck, I'll show the link to my husband. FYI, the State Dept program doesn't pay the host family. We paid for her food, utilities, entertainment, cab rides, school field trip expenses -- in other words we paid for the honor of being her…"
"Hello again. I have a solution for you if you care to explore it. Go here and click on "Guests List". Where it says "Select Value", select Japan and then gender. You can get a student directly from Japan or one…"