Interchange and Parents

Explaining why Interchange is so good at motivating parents to volunteer, the Interchange coordinators in Graz say that parents are participants in Interchange, not only supporters. They

  • Share with their own children a big life-changing experience
  • Strengthen bonds within chapters
  • Get to know the partner delegate & partner parents
  • Play a key role in reflecting on education goals
  • Experience reciprocal hospitality & appreciate the need to volunteer

Indeed, Interchange is an antidote to over-parenting culture that encourages parents to just cheer, pay, drive, etc.,