Get Involved

Join us as we welcome the world to Charlotte


International House offers a number of ways to get involved with our mission and programs, from volunteering time to joining one of our members-only groups to stopping by and sharpening your foreign-language skills.


We rely heavily on the passion, generosity and expertise of volunteers to implement programs.

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Home and Dinner Hosting

International House offers home-hosting and dinner-hosting opportunities for people who live in the Charlotte area and are interested in getting to know the international visitors on a personal level.

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Book Club

The Book Club reads novels by international authors with international settings and/or international themes.

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Conversation Hours

Free conversation hours in various languages are held at International House every week, offering participants the chance to practice their language skills and meet others with similar interests.

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Doorways is a group of approximately 100 international women who meet monthly to socialize, celebrate culture and develop friendships.

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Young Professionals

The Young Professionals at IH is helping to build a vibrant, global community in Charlotte through activities and events.

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