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Let’s Talk about Race

Open conversations about the history of race, equity, and our current reality are necessary and healing, but are rarely accessible to English learners. Intercambio is

CC English: The Road to Launch

While 2020 was a year of upheaval, your continued support meant Intercambio could thrive – and come up with an entirely new way to build

Big Changes Ahead for Intercambio

This is a blog post from Intercambio’s Executive Director, Lee Shainis. There are exciting changes happening and I want you to hear them from me. I made

Student Feedback Shapes the Future

50 local students have given interviews sharing their opinions about online classes, what they’ve learned from other cultures through Intercambio classes, their sense of belonging

Local Student Aspires to Inspire

With her bright energy and deep dedication, local Intercambio student Myrna is a natural at leading conversation practice groups. “I want to inspire people to

Intercambio Introduces New Board Members

Four new members have joined the Intercambio Board, bringing a variety of experiences to Intercambio’s leadership. [raw] [column size=”2/3″ wpautop=”true”] Edgar Chavarria is a Self-Represented

New Faces, National Growth

The surprises of 2020 led to incredible growth at Intercambio in 2021. Our national impact continues to spread by growing key programs: CC English and

20 Years of Proof, 50 Years of Potential

You, the Intercambio community, have supported Intercambio’s potential through thick and thin for 20 years. What started as a dream of two guys in their

Breaking Ground

After spending his career focusing on language development and speech-language pathology, Philip Prinz wanted to stay connected to his passion for language in retirement. He

Paying it Forward

Deepa McCauley has a special connection to the Intercambio student experience. As a first-generation immigrant from India, she spent much of her childhood interpreting for

Finding Freedom

As a young girl, Katya Sogomonyan learned about the Statue of Liberty, but she never thought she would see it with her own eyes or

Spring 2021 Community Journal

From launching our newest program to the results of our annual student survey, this edition of the Community Journal is packed with everything you need