Educate • Empower • Lead
Educate • Empower • Lead
Empowering today’s youth to thrive in a global world
Become a homestay
Become a homestay
We are expanding our Homestay Program across Canada, we'd love for you to join
Buddy up!
Buddy up!
Collaborate and build friendships with Japanese students studying in Canada
University students
University students
We are recruiting university students! Gain valuable volunteer experience
GPI North America is expanding our Homestay Program across Canada, and we are currently welcoming new host families.
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Would you be interested in establishing lasting friendships with Japanese students that are studying in Canada?
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GPI North America is currently recruiting university students to assist with various programs.
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Our Latest News

Looking for Teachers!

It’s that time again! We are looking for teachers in Chilliwack, Delta, and Abbotsford for our 2018 programs. Chilliwack’s program […]

Congratulations to the 2017 Host Families!

Thank you to the 62 families that received a gift card for hosting at least 5 times in 2017. We […]

Congratulations to our award-winning 2016 Host Families!

Again in 2016, as thanks for their sincere dedication, GPI North America has awarded families that have hosted 5 or […]

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WHAT OTHERS SAY

Absolutely wonderful experience hosting with GPI North America - we look forward to our next homestay experience this March!
Kirsten

Kirsten

Homestay

My experience at GPI as an English Conversation Buddy was invaluable! I thoroughly enjoyed the pleasant and well-organized staff, as well as the extremely friendly exchange students. It was a great experience and gained me some lifelong friends!
Jonathan

Jonathan

Conversation Buddy