Let’s Play Sports! Project

The second of Rachelle Hall’s projects – Let’s Play Sports! Project – conducted in White Water, Region 1.
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The youth sports group of White Water consists of separate boys and girls teams. The sports played include cricket and football, but additional activities are often integrated, although they

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White Creek Sewing Club

Rachelle Hall serving in White Water, Region 1, has completed TWO projects with ONE FROG Grant! Way to go Rachelle! Here is what she had to say about here first project.  Here is the White Creek Sewing Club project!

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In White Water, an Amerindian village near to the

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SAGE offers scholarships to promising Guyanese Students

S.A.G.E. (Scholarship for Advanced Guyanese Education) is a scholarship program started by a group of former World Teach volunteers who taught in secondary schools throughout Guyana. They established a scholarship fund for promising secondary school students who would like to attend the University of Guyana, but who do not have

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FROG Needs Your Help

Do you like to:
Write or blog about Guyana, Peace Corps and/or related topics?
Design websites?
Coordinate fundraisers?
Learn more about the history of Peace Corps Guyana?
Network?
Promote 3rd Goal opportunities?
Research grants?
Learn how Non-Profits work?
How can you help? FROG is looking for individuals interested in participating

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Guyana A.R.T.S. Summer Program

Mica Gaard, a Peace Corps Volunteer serving in Guyana, was a recipient of a FROG Grant earlier in 2010. Serving in the Corentyne, Berbice district of Guyana, Mica pioneered the Guyana A.R.T.S. Summer program designed to build and strengthen the community of youth and teens in the area. The project

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Peace Corps Response looking for Volunteers to serve in Guyana

The Peace Corps Response program (formally known as Crisis Corps) has two open positions for Volunteers in Guyana.
ICT Teacher at the Yakusari Primary School – The ICT teacher will work in close collaboration with the school to develop a new computer lab and work with students and the wider

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Meet Alan Ince – our new Intern!

FROG is very pleased to introduce our very first intern, Alan Ince. Recently, as FROG was discussing our need for more assistance and the possibility of starting an internship program, Alan contacted us about his interest in Guyana and helping our organization during the summer. Being a great opportunity

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RPCV Highlight – Tim Delaney, GUY 12

Name: Tim Delaney
GUY Group: GUY 12
Guyana Site: Dartmouth
Type of Volunteer: Education
1. What have you been up to since you finished Peace Corps?
After I finished my 3rd year in Guyana in 2006 I spent a few months at home in Buffalo, both looking for jobs

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Georgetown-Lethem Road discussed in NYT article

The Georgetown-Lethem Road deemed “one of South America’s most remarkable roads” was featured in Sunday’s New York Times. The article and audio slideshow discusses the impact of improving the road and how the country is torn between economic development and preserving the pristine environment. From the article:
“The road is

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St. Monica – Karawab Clean Water Project

RPCV Phillip Chan, Guy 15, was a repeat recipient of a FROG Grant. He returned to Guyana during his spring break from Jefferson Medical College with 5 of his classmates to continue on the work he started last year in St. Monica. Here is a summary of his project report:

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