A summer day changed everything A summer day changed everything
When Andrea Shirey was asked one summer day to host a Rotary Youth Exchange student, she couldn’t have imagined how a simple “yes” would lead to a remarkable experience for her family. Apprehension about being a first-time host family soon faded away over nights of dinner conversation, TV watching, and laughter. Read more about how opening their home — and their hearts — opened the door to a lifetime of experiences for Shirey’s family.