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Third Goal Highlights

  • 2014 Peace Corps' Top Bloggers!

    2014 Peace Corps' Top Bloggers!

    Thank you for supporting Peace Corps’ 2nd annual Blog It Home competition! From August 4-August 10, more than 11,000 votes were cast on Facebook for 20 PCV finalists. Congratulations to the 2014 Blog It Home winners! More
     

  • Peace Corps 360: Bringing a Service Project Back to the United States

    Peace Corps 360: Bringing a Service Project Back to the United States

    Usually, when we think of the world map project, we think of a Volunteer helping to expose their Peace Corps village to America; however, Greater Birmingham Returned Peace Corps Volunteers group has turned this project around on its head and completed 13 murals at home in Alabama to expose Americans to the rest of the world. More

  • Alaska RPCV Shares his Peace Corps Experiences with Nearly 600 Classrooms and Community Groups Since 1998

    Alaska RPCV Shares his Peace Corps Experiences

    What do you plan to do when you retire? Tony Gasbarro, an Alaska RPCV, decided he wanted to serve with Peace Corps. First, he took a second shot at being a Peace Corps Volunteer. Then, he continued serving by sharing his Peace Corps experience with nearly 600 U.S. classroom and community groups upon his return home. More

  • Peace Corps Volunteers Use Their Blogs to Broaden Perspectives

    Peace Corps Volunteers Use Their Blogs to Broaden Perspectives

    Technology has changed the way the world communicates – including how Peace Corps Volunteers share the stories and experiences from their service. In recognition and encouragement of this shift, Peace Corps hosted the first-ever Blog It Home competition in 2013. More

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Last updated Jun 23 2014

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