Our host families testimonials

Jill and Kevin, Portland, OR

“All is going well – we really enjoy Andrea… I am having lots of fun realizing how hard English really is as I try to explain WHY we say things a certain way.  He is... Continue reading →

Ann and David, Seattle, WA

“Luisa, you do an excellent job choosing the kids and matching them with families. Having the same person interview all the kids and all the families before matching them up is a personal touch which ... Continue reading →

Zeila and Gianni, Seattle, WA

“We wanted to let you know how much we are enjoying Angelica. She is such an interesting girl and has fit so well into our family. She became friends with Sofia immediately and has added... Continue reading →

Catia and Tim, Eugene, OR

“Dear Luisa, We want to thank you so much for the wonderful experience of being a host family this year. Our student was very well matched for our family and we all really got along... Continue reading →

Cynthia and Michael, Seattle, WA

“Bianca has truly made the most of her experience here. She, on her own, made all of the connections and friendships with her classmates and teachers. Her independence and confidence are exceptional and will carry... Continue reading →

Bill and Shawn, Seattle, WA

“It is not often that one is presented with the opportunity to learn about a foreign culture and meet new people without ever having to leave one’s home, but through the Ergon Student Exchange program,... Continue reading →

Matt and Maylian, Eugene, OR

“So far, I think the match Luisa made is a huge success. Francesco is fitting in with our family very well. Francesco is a charming young man.  Impeccable manners, very nice personality.  He’s adjusting to our “odd”... Continue reading →

Cindy and Bruce, Sammamish, Greater Seattle, WA

“Luisa, we feel Pietro is a gift to our family. Our experience with our student, Pietro, has been outstanding. It could not be more perfect and we attribute that to you and your company! Ergon... Continue reading →

Deena and Ken, Portland, OR

“It is wonderful to know that Federico reports feeling at home here.  (We do check in with him often, but I know it might be hard for a teenager to tell a host parent if he is unhappy about... Continue reading →

Nancy and David, Eugene, OR

“We are enjoying our hosting experience very much.  Carlo is easy to have around.  He’s a confident, happy, helpful kid.  He is polite and tries his best in school and LOVES playing football. We have... Continue reading →