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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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South Africa Profile: Clemenceau Williams Clemenceau Williams
South Africa Profile: Denise Nina Hernandez Denise Hernandez
Somalia Finding My Village Charles Baquet
Sierra Leone Profile: Merry Hutton Merry Hutton
Sierra Leone Fishing in Sierra Leone Philip Hellmich
Sierra Leone Canaan Village Elva Heinz
Sierra Leone Leaving a Legacy Gary Schulze
Sierra Leone An Inconvenience is an Adventure, Rightly Viewed J. Kinney Thiele
Sierra Leone An African Beggar John Przywara
Senegal The Tao of Rice Sarah Snyder
Senegal First Day Susan Rosenfeld
Russia A Letter From Russia Daphne Earley
Romania Profile: Lorna Babby (Oglala Sioux Tribe) Lorna Babby
Poland Profile: Cindy Bestland Cindy Bestland
Poland Letter From Poland Mary Ziemer
Philippines Looking Back Pamela Benson
Paraguay A Taste of Success Rachel Pena
Paraguay Pombero, Creature of the Paraguayan Night Jane Troxell
Paraguay When The Student Is Ready, The Teacher Will Appear Bernadette Lorenzo
Paraguay Profile: Alexandra Stanat Alexandra Stanat
Paraguay Volunteer Affects Generations to Come in South America Joseph Garcia
Papua New Guinea A Day in Papua New Guinea Aaron Petty
Papua New Guinea A Single, Lucid Moment Robert Soderstrom
Panama Leave Taking Beth Genovese
Panama Profile: Carmenza Cespedes, and her mother, Isabel Cespedes Carmenza Cespedes