Friends & RPCVs of Guyana

Meten Meer Zorg Primary Mural

Kelsi Zeid is an Education PCV at Meten Meer Zorg Primary on the West Bank Demerara in Region 3. FROG gave Ms. Zeid a grant for extra paint and supplies which were used to complete the World Map Project with Grade 6 students this past term.
The mural

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Camp GLOW 2018

This year’s Camp GLOW was a great success, we were able to provide the students with a lot of materials and activities that would have been a lot more difficult without FROG’s help.
We had 28 students come every day along with four Guyanese counterparts to help run

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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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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 Art Camp in 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

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FROG Funded Project | YEGG Through the Arts

YEGG 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 three hours. The youths will be introduced to the

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“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

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FROG 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

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The October 1st Grant Application Deadline is Quickly Approaching

It’s that time of year – another FROG Grant deadline is almost here!
FROG provides assistance in the form of small grants and resources to support community driven projects. The FROG Grant Program funds projects that support education, the arts, health, the environment, and social and economic development. Grants are

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A Bottle School for Guyana

FROG and Hug It Forward are teaming up to bring a bottle school to a community in Guyana in need. You can read more about the bottle schools here –
We want to reach out to the current PCV community and ask if you have a need for a

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The Seawall Goes to France

In recent weeks I have heard vehemently from several persons, here and abroad, about the need for Guyana, in the midst of all the bad news, to be shouting about the positive stories that are around.
A friend in Barbados with Guyanese roots, on a recent visit here, was intrigued

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