Community Economic Development | Helping Entrepreneurs and Communities Become Self-Sustaining
11:00am - 12:00pm CST
Put your business know-how to use and help a community gain the skills to increase their ability to be self-sustaining. Attend this information session and learn about the opportunities to work in CED programs across the globe with Peace Corps. Assignments range from advising local entrepreneurs and women's cooperatives to teaching youth business skills to working alongside NGO leaders. Returned Peace Corps Volunteer and Regional Recruiter, Emily Whitfield, who served as a CED volunteer, will present.
About the Peace Corps: Read more or watch a video about how Peace Corps service makes a difference for the communities served, the volunteers themselves, and here in the United States. Learn what it's like to be a Volunteer, including what Volunteers do, where they go, and the many benefits of Peace Corps service.
Or apply now to begin your life-defining experience. We recommend you submit your application one year in advance of your target departure date so we can match your skills to openings as they become available.
For questions about this event contact Emily Whitfield
If you require a reasonable accommodation when attending a Peace Corps event, please contact the recruiter identified in the “for questions about this event” section of the event listing. Please provide the details of the reasonable accommodation you are requesting.
Last updated Aug 12 2014