Intercambio was built on the foundation of a mutual learning mindset, cultivating meaningful connections across cultures, and conversations that expand perspectives for students and teachers. As the fight against racism continues, conversations about race and racism have been happening at Intercambio. Intercambio recently hosted a few online conversations about racism for English Learners. These brave […]
The onset of COVID-19 led to tons of changes at Intercambio and beyond! We are so excited to share what Intercambio has been up to these past few months. Click below to see the Fall 2020 Community Journal.
In March 2020, with the support of the Colorado Health Foundation, the Rose Community Foundation, and the Community Foundation Boulder County, Intercambio hired one of our former students, Gabriela Monge, to conduct census outreach. In collaboration with a county-wide effort to reach “hard-to-count” populations, she worked closely with other Cultural Brokers across Boulder County to […]
Moving to a new home can feel like starting over. There is isolation from not knowing anyone. There is an overwhelming feeling of not knowing the neighborhood. There is that annoying feeling that you should know where the grocery store is but don’t. It’s enough to leave a person feeling lonely and longing for connection and […]
The wave of emotions that comes with expecting your first child is unlike any other. You feel joy and anxiety, excitement, and nervousness. You know life will change forever when your little one enters the world. Now, imagine having those feelings – and living in a country where you don’t speak the native language. Imagine […]
It was the perfect match of ability and passion… Then COVID-19 hit. Tara, a former public school teacher and volunteer here at Intercambio, loved her service in the community. But when the coronavirus hit, all Intercambio’s classes came to a standstill. She wondered, could she still teach? But, thanks to your kind support, Tara reports: […]
Together, we are building bridges that connect people in a meaningful way. Learn more about our impact in our 2019 Gratitude Report!
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Let’s go camping ! August 18th-20th At the YMCA’s Camp Santa Maria in Bailey (about an hour and a half from Boulder) (Spanish version follows) What: The camp has paddle boats, archery, great hiking trails, and a pool. There are 10 cabins, and each cabin has 14 beds. What you need to bring: They have […]
Dasiel Alvarez is a charismatic Intercambio student from Cuba with a genuine pride for his native country. The most surprising thing he discovered by coming to Intercambio classes was the following: “I realized that I could learn another language. I can speak English in the future.” As a result of his Intercambio classes, he has […]