Friends & RPCVs of Guyana

The World Map Mural Project

FROG recently funded the World Map Mural project, an effort of Grade 7 and 8 at West Demerara Secondary School and with the guidance of Taylor Laskowski. You can read more about this project below.
The Process
Outlining the basic structure of the world with helpers and onlookers, while choosing

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The Museum of the Peace Corps Experience

The Museum of the Peace Corps Experience will soon launch virtually and has plans for a physical location in Washington, DC. For more information on the project, check out their website.
The Museum of the Peace Corps Experience (MPCE) debuts virtually in 2018 and soon becomes brick and mortar in

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Peace Corps Guyana Blogs

If you’re curious about the lives of current Peace Corps Guyana volunteers, here’s a list of blogs you can follow,
Samantha Daisy:
Brittany Kernagis:
Cristina Miller:
Carly Ratekin:
Chelsea Roderick:
Cara Rohdenburg:
Kelsi Seid:
Rebecca Tatarsky:

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Write Your Peace Corps Book Online

Want to write a book about your Peace Corps experience?
John Coyne (Ethiopia 1962-1964), editor of, author of 26 books of award-winning fiction and nonfiction, including his Peace Corps novel, Long Ago and Far Away (2014) and How to Write a Novel in 100 Days (2013), will lead a

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SAGE Turns 10!

This year marks 10 years since the founding of SAGE! SAGE was started in 2008 by seven returned volunteers of WorldTeach Guyana. These volunteers served as teachers in secondary schools throughout the country and returned to the United States with a unique awareness of the many obstacles facing Guyanese students

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New Books by Peace Corps Writers

Below are six new books by Peace Corps writers, covering a variety of topics not all having to do with the Peace Corps itself.
A Country Boy’s Dream Comes True
by Edward Franklin Burkett (Micronesia 1986–87)
iUniverse Press
108 pages
$22.95 (hardcover), $12.78 (paperback)
From a rural southern boy hauling

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Recruitment Events and Meet RPCVs

Share Your Story at Recruitment Events
Click on the event link to contact the event organizer and participate.

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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Timehri Film Festival Schedule

Timehri Film Festival Schedule

The Timehri Film Festival starts on May 31, 2017 and ends on June 4, 2017. Below is the Timehri Film Festival schedule of public events, take a look at what’s showing and at what times. There are plenty of great projects and new talent to experience.
May 31, 2017

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