Volunteer Celebration Event 2017

This year we celebrated our volunteers and all the wonderful things they do for Madison Friends of International Students at the Vignette Dining Club on Sunday April 23rd from 2:00-4:00pm.  Just over 40 volunteers and […]

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Capitol Reception 2017

Thank you to the students and volunteers who joined us for this year’s Capitol Reception on Sunday January 29th, co-hosted by the University of Wisconsin Madison’s International Student Services.  We had 35 students present from […]

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Thanksgiving Hospitality 2016

Each year MFIS arranges for local resident volunteers to host international students at their home for a Thanksgiving meal.  Thanks to your generous support- we reached an all time high in finding hosts for 160 […]

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Welcome Picnic 2016

MFIS Welcome Picnic 2016 — August 27th, 2016 — Brittingham Park, Madison, WI Despite the drizzle- the 2016 international students and their families came out in abundancy for our annual Welcome Picnic! This year’s MFIS Welcome Picnic […]

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2016 Annual Board Elections

MFIS is fortunate to have a very dedicated group of people who are willing to serve as our Board Members. The MFIS Board recently sought applications for open positions. Applicants have been identified, vetted, and will be voted on by the Board […]

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