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In Their Own Words

Thousands of people have served in the Peace Corps, which makes for some pretty good storytelling. Use the search options below to browse Volunteer tales of service overseas.

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Ukraine Why Not? Dorothy Sales
Tanzania Where Credit Is Due Karen Schaefer
Ukraine To Peel Potatoes John Deever
Nepal Thunder and Enlightenment Duane Karlen
China The New Retirement: Peace Corps in the Golden Years Judith Frey
Gabon The Fridge Factor Bonnie Black
Cameroon The Faces Of An Acacia Tree Karin Vermilye
Dominican Republic Talking Of Trees Aaron Welch
Tanzania Taking Time Walter Hawkes
Togo Soybean Transformations John Sheffy
Nigeria Shakespeare in Calabar Tom Hebert
Ghana Profile: Sam Bacote Samuel Bacote
Honduras Profile: Peter Arellanes Peter Arellanes
Thailand Profile: Lanette Woo Lanette Woo
Uzbekistan Profile: Jason Bennett Jason Bennett
China Profile: Helen Raffel Helen Raffel
Armenia Profile: Heidi and Jim Wilton Heidi Wilton
Mali Profile: Gabriela Gomez Gabriella Gomez
Panama Profile: Carmenza Cespedes, and her mother, Isabel Cespedes Carmenza Cespedes
South Africa Profile: C.D. Glin C Glin
Guinea Peace Corps Runs in the Family Scott Gallagher
Lesotho Peace Corps Honors Outstanding African American Community Leader Marcia Pierce
Guatemala Not A Waste Of Time At All Ronald Venezia
Morocco Neighbors Orin Hargraves
Panama My Peace Corps Experience as a Native American Shawn Abeita