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.: Community Connections Program

Russian Business Interns, April 20 - May 24, 2000

Ten business interns from Russia were visiting throughout central Iowa. OPEN was responsible for finding intern sites and host families for four of these interns.

Dmitri Ishchenko was placed at Axtell Ford, Lincoln, Mercury and Chrysler for the first two weeks. Then he was at Archie's Auto Service for two weeks. During his stay his host family was the home of Archie Ergenbright.

Alexander Ovsyannlkdov was placed at Baxter State Bank in Baxter, Iowa for two weeks. He then went to First State Bank of Lynnville located in Lynnville, Iowa for two weeks. His host families were Bob & Phyllis Johnson, in Baxter, Iowa, and Rev. Roland Water of Baxter, Iowa, each for one week. He was hosted by Glen & Colleen Van Dyke while at the bank in Lynnville, Iowa.

Denis Podshivalenko spent full four weeks interning with Able Pest Control located in Lambs Grove, Iowa. Denis stayed at the home of the owners of the company, Ellen & David Gordon.

Valeri Voitsekhovski interned at Sully Coop, Sully, Iowa for two weeks and Lust Agri. Supply for two weeks. His host family for the period was Larry & Joan Hesson of Baxter, Iowa. Larry is a Board member of OPEN.

Russian Business Interns, April 20 - May 24, 2000
Russian Business Interns, April 20 - May 24, 2000

Russian Business Interns, April 20 - May 24, 2000
Russian Business Interns, April 20 - May 24, 2000

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