314 Chestnut Street
Harrisburg, PA 17101 Phone: (717) 724-2846 Fax: (717) 724-4532
International Institute for Exchange Programs (I-2)
(An Affiliate of Harristown Development Corporation and Partner of International House Harrisburg)
I-2 works in partnership with CCI—Greenheart (a State Department designated Visa Sponsor of the Summer Work and Travel Program) and with foreign partners, regional employers and academic institutions matching international students with placements in regional high schools and colleges and local jobs and internships under a variety of U.S. State Department J-1 visa programs and F-1 student type visa programs.
Agata Czopek serves as the Director of Exchange Programs for I-2 and has nearly a decade of experience in this business. She has brought thousands of students to Central PA under J-1 visa exchange programs during her career and has developed a strong customer service reputation in this industry. She is originally from Poland and is multi-lingual. Ms. Czopek has strong relationships all across the globe with valued "Sending Partner" agencies.
I-2 staff refer employers to CCI—Greenheart to recruit international Summer Work/Travel students for their clients, and assist with securing the student's housing and transportation and cultural exchange programming that enhances the student's experience while here in the U.S.
I-2 partners with a number of housing facilities, in particular, International House Harrisburg (www.ihousehbg.org) which has been operating in downtown Harrisburg since 2002 and has housed over 1,700 students from over 95 countries since it opened. International House Harrisburg and I-2 are part of the Harristown family of companies.
I-2 has assisted in bringing over 1,000 exchange students since 2011 from about a dozen countries to Central PA. For further information please contact Agata Czopek at 717-608-4453 (cell) or firstname.lastname@example.org.