What's It Like to Volunteer?
Get the real story about Peace Corps life—in words, images, and video—from the only folks who can really tell it: the Volunteers themselves.
- Video FAQs
- Watch short videos featuring Volunteers answering some of the most frequently asked questions about various aspects of serving in the Peace Corps.
- In Their Own Words
- Browse Volunteer tales of Peace Corps service.
- Insider's View Photo Galleries
- Explore our photo galleries to see what it's really like.
- Interactive Features
- Immerse yourself in the lives of Peace Corps volunteers through these interactive features.
- Spa Photo Contest
- The Small Project Assistance (SPA) program is turning 30! To recognize this milestone, the Peace Corps is holding the SPA 30th Anniversary Photo Contest.
Last updated Jul 15 2014
Play the Game
Do you wonder what it is like to serve? Returned Volunteers say playing Peace Corps Challenge is like being overseas again.
Find Local Events
Peace Corps recruiters appear at information sessions, campus and community events, and career fairs. Pick a state and find a Peace Corps event near you.
Share your service experience through stories and photos.