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National Peace Corps Association

The National Peace Corps Association (NPCA) is a membership-based alumni organization that serves all returned Peace Corps Volunteers and former staff, as well as Peace Corps family, friends, and supporters.

NPCA membership is composed of business leaders, social entrepreneurs, government officials, activists, teachers, ambassadors, and community leaders who have served in more than 134 countries since Peace Corps was created in 1961. The NPCA and its affiliate groups produce global education programs and advocacy campaigns on the local, national, and international levels. NPCA is a non-profit organization governed by a board of directors, and is managed by a professional staff with headquarters in Washington, DC.

By joining NPCA, you can play a vital role in the growth and legacy of this dynamic network that has a unique and valuable experience to share with the world. As a member of NPCA, you can continue to provide a strong voice for the Peace Corps and its ideals of peace, advocacy, and service. NPCA members can become active in any of the 157 affiliate groups that are based on country of service, geographic location, and special interests.

To view NPCA's affiliate group listing, join NPCA, or to learn more about NPCA's services and events, visit www.rpcv.org.

Last updated Jan 22 2014

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RPCV Career Link

(formerly Hotline)

An interactive board of employment and educational opportunities for returned Peace Corps Volunteers.
RPCV Career Link



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