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P.A.X., a student exchange program, is looking for families
to host student athletes from around the world for the next school
P.A.X. students will arrive in August from more than 30 countries
around the world, and will bring with them enthusiasm for a particular
Students will come from places like Sweden, Thailand, Ecuador
and Venezuela to live with local families and participate in
various sports including soccer, basketball, running and cycling.
All families are welcome to apply to have exchange students,
whether they have children or not.
P.A.X. is formally called the Program of Exchange, and is a nonprofit
educational foundation which promotes cross-cultural understanding
through educational exchange.
For more information on being a host family to a foreign athlete,
call Tracy Marcynzsyn, P.A.X. coordinator, at 375-2371, or call
(800) 555-6211 and ask for Eileen.
© 2002 The Ojai Valley News
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