Recruitment Events and Meet RPCVs

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June 17 & 18 – Portland, OR – Info Table: Pride Northwest Festival
June 18 – Philadelphia, PA – Peace Corps at Philly Pride Parade and Festival
June 17 – Bismarck, ND

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The Spring 2017 Guyana Gaff Newsletter is Out!

The Spring 2017 Guyana Gaff Newsletter is Out!

The Spring 2017 Guyana Gaff Newsletter is available online if you’re interested in reading it. It’s a great look into the lives of Peace Corps Guyana volunteers as they carry on with their work and life abroad.

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8 Best Blogs to Follow About Peace Corps

8 Best Blogs to Follow About Peace Corps

These are the 8 best blogs to follow about Peace Corps. I’ve looked over dozens of blogs of current Peace Corps volunteers and found these to be the most current and interesting. Take a look!
No Sleep Till Peace
https://nosleeptillpeace.com
Hey ya’ll! My name is Brooklynn and I am a

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How to Make Peace Corps as Fierce as RuPaul

How to Make Peace Corps as Fierce as RuPaul

Peace Corps has the potential to be fierce, and it should be. Like RuPaul, Peace Corps should push boundaries and break barriers and create a fierce group of volunteers, ready to take on the world.
Some ask if the Peace Corps, as we know it, is still necessary for this

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Read the Peace Corps Guyana Quarterly, The GAFF, Online

Read the Peace Corps Guyana Quarterly, The GAFF, Online

FROG has partnered with Peace Corps Guyana to host the volunteer quarterly, The GAFF. If you want to follow along with what current PCVs are up to in Guyana, check out the GAFF on the FROG website.
The winter edition is up now, feel free to check it out online.

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5 Podcasts About Peace Corps

5 Podcasts About Peace Corps

When I was a volunteer back in 2003-05, podcasts were a new thing but there weren’t any great services to create and host them. I remember trying to record one podcast though I had no idea what I was doing. It didn’t really turn out though I’m sure I’ve

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10 Amazing Peace Corps Pictures

I’ve scoured the Creative Commons for some of the more amazing photos from Peace Corps volunteers around the world over the past 30 years. Below you will find 10 amazing Peace Corps pictures that I was able to find. Take a look.

Charles Tilford
Mukuvisi Woodlands, to the east

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A Short History on Peace Corps Guyana

Peace Corps Guyana
Peace Corps Guyana was established in 1966, the same year as Guyanese independence. The program ran until 1971, and between those years, over 160 volunteers served in Guyana. The Guyana Peace Corps program was discontinued from 1971 until 1995. President Cheddi Jagan officially approached Peace Corps about

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