Author Archive: Eric

 
 

2013-2014 Board Nominations Open

It is time to elect new board members of FROG, and we are now accepting nominations for board candidates. Elections will be held in early October 2013. If you or someone you know is interested in joining the FROG Board, we ask that you do the following: Nominees must submit their contact information to board@guyfrog.org no later than Sunday, September 29th; and Nominees are […]

 

Report from the FROG Funded Art Camp in Charity, GY

Congratulations to Marissa Garcia, a Peace Corps Volunteer from GUY24, on the successful completion of her Art Camp project in the village of Charity. Here is the summary of her work, along with some great pictures! Summary Art Camp started July 15th and ended July 19th from 12:30pm to 3-4pm depending on the activity that […]

 

FROG 2013 (FY2012) Newsletter

Read our latest newsletter below, or click the following link to download a PDF: FROG FY2012 Newsletter

 

FROG Funded Project – YEGG Through the Arts

Project Description Host an all day workshop which will accommodate 100 youths between the ages of 7 to 16,both males and females. Sessions in the three disciplines of Karate, Dance and Capoeira will be offered , each running for 3 hours. The youths will be introduced to the basic principles of these art forms and […]

 

Job Openings in Guyana via John Snow, Inc

John Snow, Incorporated is recruiting for two positions based in Guyana. The openings are for: CARE AND SUPPORT OFFICER (GUYANA) Guyana HIV/AIDS Reduction and Prevention (GHARP III) Project PREVENTION OFFICER (GUYANA) Guyana HIV/AIDS Reduction and Prevention (GHARP III) Project For a full description, requirements, and contact information, please download the attached documents. Prevention Officer JD […]

 

“The Seawall” – A Film Benefit and Cocktail Event

New York, NY – April 6th 2013 Join us for an elegant evening of Fine Art, Music, Film & Cocktails from NYC to Guyana…Saturday, April 6th 2013 – 6pm – 9pm — Friends & Returned Peace Corps Volunteers of Guyana (FROG) a non-profit organization of former Peace Corps volunteers will host a special screening of the award-winning 64th […]

 
FROG Funded PCV Project: St. Barnabas Reading Program

FROG Funded PCV Project: St. Barnabas Reading Program

The assignment was to upgrade the reading instruction at St. Barnabas Special School. No child enrolled in the school could read beyond a 7 years 4 months reading age (and most fell below a 6 year reading age level) and when my term of service began and no teacher in st. Barnabas was actually engaged […]

 

2011 FROG Board Nominations Open!

It is time to elect new board members of FROG, and we are now accepting nominations for board candidates. Elections will be held in later September 2011. If you, or someone you know is interested in joining the FROG board, we ask that you do the following: Nominees must submit their contact information to board@guyfrog.org […]

 
Kwatamang New Road Project

Kwatamang New Road Project

FROG was able to assist Nicholas Smith with funding to purchase tractor fuel, with the intent on building a new road for his village. The road is now complete, and community members can now avoid trudging through muddy water to get from one end of the village to the other. REQUEST OVERVIEW Kwatamang is a […]

 
Mahdia Aerobics Program

Mahdia Aerobics Program

Guyana Peace Corps Volunteer, B. Ryan Dunn K. Komeh has concluded her FROG sponsored health project encouraging women to actively take control of their well being and bring to life a new exercise class in the community. REQUEST OVERVIEW Several months ago women with children 5 months to 5 years agreed to participate in weekly […]