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September 4, 2020

Open World alum Nursultan Kubanov honored

A Kyrgyz delegate from CIP's most recent Open World program was awarded a Certificate of Honor from the Minister of Labor and Social Development in Kyrgyzstan for his support of vulnerable families during a two-month lockdown due to the effects of COVID-19.
Posted by Melissa Zwick on September 4, 2020 at 4:49 PM in CIPUSA Permalink
September 4, 2020

Let's Walk Around the World!

Have you been stuck indoors and want to join in on a fun and friendly challenge? You're in luck! The Council of International Fellowship invites YOU to walk around the world!
Posted by Melissa Zwick on September 4, 2020 at 3:57 PM in CIPUSA Permalink
September 4, 2020

Our Request To You: Please Contact your Representatives

Many of you have already reached out to your Representatives, Senators, and the White House after our last request. If you haven't yet, there is still time to fill out these online forms:
Posted by Melissa Zwick on September 4, 2020 at 3:20 PM in CIPUSA Permalink
July 24, 2020

At Home with Kate

Our new series, "At Home with CIP"! While new cases of COVID-19 continue to rise in Cuyahoga county and throughout the United States, working from home has become our new normal. Every month we will invite you into our home offices to show you how CIP is serving you in safety.
Posted by Lindsey Walsh on July 24, 2020 at 1:25 PM in CIPUSA Permalink
July 24, 2020

Exchange Visitor Aggie Flores Maini's Internship with Guayaki

Posted by Lindsey Walsh on July 24, 2020 at 1:19 PM in Participant Permalink
June 15, 2020

The Cultural Heritage of Hungary Online Summer Course: July 6-17, 2020

Posted by Lindsey Walsh on June 15, 2020 at 9:34 AM in CIPUSA Permalink
June 15, 2020

Joan Pellegrin Joins CIPUSA Board of Directors

Lifelong Homestay Host to Head Up Host Family Committee
Posted by Lindsey Walsh on June 15, 2020 at 9:21 AM in CIPUSA Permalink
June 15, 2020

GLOBAL CHATS: COVID-19 Education for Refugee & Immigrant Populations - A Unique Approach

CIP Global Chats-connecting the world virtually on topics facing us now. An opportunity for us to bring communities together through virtual dialogue.
Posted by Lindsey Walsh on June 15, 2020 at 9:14 AM in CIPUSA Permalink
June 15, 2020

It's Time - Addressing Racism and Inequality

A letter from CIP's President and Board Director.
Posted by Lindsey Walsh on June 15, 2020 at 9:04 AM in CIPUSA Permalink
September 28, 2018

Through the Participant's Eyes: Americans in Russia

A special partnership with CIF-Russia this past year, allowed us to bring Russian social workers and entrepreneurs to the U.S. and vice versa. The following blog describes the U.S. team’s visit to St. Petersburg and Moscow in late July.
Posted by Lindsey Walsh on September 28, 2018 at 4:36 PM in Participant Permalink
August 1, 2018

Through the Participant's Eyes: Adventures in Scandinavia

Stacy, Executive Director of CIPUSA Affiliate, Empower International, travels with a group to explore Norway, Sweden and Finland.
Posted by Lindsey Walsh on August 1, 2018 at 5:22 PM in Participant Permalink
August 1, 2018

Through the Participant's Eyes: An Indian in Taiwan

Rekha, from India, describes her experience on CIF Taiwan's Professional Exchange Program in March 2018.
Posted by Lindsey Walsh on August 1, 2018 at 3:43 PM in Participant Permalink
June 25, 2018

Through the Participant's Eyes: Americans in Ireland Pt. 2

CIPUSA's affiliate office, Empower International, took a group of university students to Ireland in March 2018 for a program focused on social work. They also took a group to Ireland back in 2016.
Posted by Lindsey Walsh on June 25, 2018 at 1:00 PM in Participant Permalink
April 2, 2018

Travel Opportunity: Vietnam, Cambodia and Thailand

Opportunity to travel abroad this September for a cultural trip to Vietnam, Cambodia and Thailand!
Posted by Lindsey Walsh on April 2, 2018 at 5:18 PM in Travel Permalink
January 24, 2018

By the Numbers: 2017 in Review

What was 2017 like for CIPUSA? Here is a quick review by the numbers.
Posted by Lindsey Walsh on January 24, 2018 at 4:27 PM in CIPUSA Permalink
November 29, 2017

Through the Participant's Eyes: Americans in Kosovo

After CIPUSA's Affiliate Office in Phoenix hosted a group from Kosovo for a program focused on combating human trafficking, the group planned a reverse trip to Kosovo. Read on to learn about the experience of two American participants in Kosovo!
Posted by Lindsey Walsh on November 29, 2017 at 3:32 PM in Participant Permalink
October 25, 2017

Through the Participant's Eyes: Etty from Indonesia

Meet Indonesian participant Etty Rahmawati and learn about her experience in the U.S. during CIPUSA's inaugural Building Bridges Program! "Through the Participant's Eyes" is a serial piece highlighting the experiences of past participants.
Posted by Lindsey Walsh on October 25, 2017 at 5:02 PM in Participant Permalink