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ARISE (Association Representing International Student Exchange) was founded in Phoenix, Arizona in 2020, and its founders have over 25 years of experience in the field of cultural exchange on the high school level.  ARISE sponsors highly qualified international students, ages 14-18, and places them in fully screened and selected American host families and high schools for a semester or academic year.  ARISE has been designated by the U.S. Department of State to sponsor secondary school students in the J-1 visa program.


Nayara Dixon nayarad@arise-usa.orgLaura Bondell laurab@arise-usa.orgPhone: (602) 641-9699 or