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Learn from Volunteer Family and Friends | Attend a Panel Event in Downtown Decatur

Downtown Decatur




6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.


Decatur Main Public Library | Auditorium
215 Sycamore Street
Decatur, GA 30030


You're inspired to help a community in need overseas. Invite your family and friends to support your Peace Corps journey. Bring your loved ones to a special presentation designed to address the questions and concerns of family and friends. The event will feature family members of Volunteers who will discuss topics such as safety, health, staying in contact, and how Volunteers evolve as a result of their experience. You can also mingle with Peace Corps staff, returned Volunteers, and family members after the panel.  

Please pre-register by clicking the below "Register Now" button at the bottom of this page.   The event is free and open to public.  Contact Erica Wherry at ewherry@peacecorps.gov for more information.  

More for Families:  When prospective Volunteers share their plans to apply to the Peace Corps, their family and friends often react with enthusiasm, supporteven admiration. Parents, siblings, and friends are thrilled to see their loved ones follow their dreams.  Read information for families of Volunteers, including how the Peace Corps keeps safety its top priority.

About the Peace Corps: Read more or watch a video about 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.

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For questions about this event contact Erica Wherry

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Last updated Jan 03 2014