City Stay Needs You!

August 23, 2016

City Stay is currently looking for a board chair and a board member to supplement its team and drive forward its innovative programming. This opportunity is flexible and provides a great deal of room for you to personally shape the work we do. Learn more about the board chair position by clicking here, or...


City Stay has had a busy academic year. We are thrilled to see our visibility growing at the local and national level. If you'd like to learn about our work this year, check out any or all of the following coverage:

The Week in Review

March 18, 2016

Another City Stay program has come and gone! Minnehaha Academy students of diverse backgrounds spent one week living with Somali, Hmong, and Latino host families. One student said that the week taught him "to approach cultures and people with a clean slate, an open mind, and a sense of curiosity." Another said she gained "a...


Seeking Host Families

January 27, 2016

City Stay is currently seeking Latino, Somali, and Hmong families interested in hosting a Minnesota high school student from another culture for March 12 - 18. We are a 501(c)(3) non-profit providing experiential education that breaks down barriers and sparks unlikely connections between the diverse cultural communities of the Twin Cities. City Stay offers families the...


City Stay at a Glance

January 4, 2016

Molly Bauchle (Cretin-Derham Hall) visited a Somali host family for just one day to learn more about her neighbors. Take a peek at Molly's City Stay experience in her own words: Going into my Somali city stay, I was a little nervous. For almost all of my life, I have talked to, laughed with, and lived...