Those that are contemplating being a host should be prepared for a very enriching experience. The excitement from the visitors is just a joy to watch as they learn and experience many new ideas and activities. Rhonda Biddy, Home Host Family


There are many ways to get involved with citizen diplomacy. To sign up to our volunteer email list, become a member and complete our online application. You will need to sign in or create a new account for our online community.


  1. International Visitor Program: Host dinner for a visiting delegation in your home for a relaxing evening meal and meaningful conversation, or sign up to host a visitor on a short-term exchange program.
  2. International Education's Global Young Leaders Program: Share your professional experience and career path with North Texas middle school and high school students. We are always looking for local experts to share their story through our Speakers to Schools Program or at our International Career Days.
  3. Internship Program: Share your time while exploring international career opportunities at the Council. Our internship program offers the opportunity for high school, undergraduate, and post-graduate students to build their resumes and strengthen their job skills.
  4. Program Volunteer and Membership Stewards: Share your enthusiasm/expertise to assist in member cultivation


Anna emery

International Visitor Program Manager

 (214) 965-8414  Email

amy miller

Director of Education

 (214) 965-8415  Email