Waging Peace, a documentary about the Peace Corps directed by RPCV Allan Mondell, will be screened at Upstate Film in Rhinebeck on November 20 at 6pm. The screening will be followed by a Skype Q & A session with Allan. … Continue reading
NPCA was busy on the National Day of Action, telling Peace Corps’ story and advocating for the future of the program. Check out the short video below and see them in action.
Becky Raymond will be organizing a discussion group focused on the book Women Hold Up Half The Sky, Turning Oppression Into Opportunity For Women Worldwide. The book is a series of stories of extraordinary women that show that the most effective … Continue reading
Check out these quick trips down memory lane, hosted by Chris & Kim at the Mango Tree, Fair Trade Boutique in Ballston Spa.
Below is a graphical look at where our recent web traffic has come from. Not surprisingly, the vast majority of visitors are from with in the US. But there are some surprising countries on this list, some that have never had Peace Corps too!
These statistics are from the launch of our new site in April 2012 to present.
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Kim and Chris Anderson hosted our June meeting at their lovely home in Ballston Spa. Kim presented on her recent trip to the Dominican Republic. Her trip was sponsored by Fair Trade Towns USA and led her to cacao, coffee, and banana … Continue reading
Encouraged by chants of “hippies!” and “Hey look! It’s the Peace Corps,” an intrepid group of members marched in the Troy Flag Day parade. More photos in the Galleries.