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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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Micronesia and Palau Island Ghosts Gardner Smith
Sierra Leone Leaving a Legacy Gary Schulze
Namibia Profile: George Siasoco George Siasoco
Lesotho The Cana Chicken Incident Gregory Knight
Armenia Profile: Heidi and Jim Wilton Heidi Wilton
China Profile: Helen Raffel Helen Raffel
Benin Project Panther Helena Hart
Belize From a Ghetto Brownstone to a Jungle Brown Hut Henry Mulzac
Sierra Leone An Inconvenience is an Adventure, Rightly Viewed J. Kinney Thiele
Uzbekistan The Importance Of Drinking Tea Jake Jones
Ukraine Profile: James Rodriguez James Rodriguez
Paraguay Pombero, Creature of the Paraguayan Night Jane Troxell
Uzbekistan Profile: Jason Bennett Jason Bennett
Kazakhstan Itam Jeffrey Fearnside
Hungary From Leningrad to Budapest Jeffrey Taylor
Mozambique Profile: Jill Cadreau (Nishinabe Chippewa Tribe) Jill Cadreau
Czech Republic Extended Families JoAnn Seibert
Ethiopia But No Postcards John Coyne
Ukraine To Peel Potatoes John Deever
Ethiopia May the Circle Be Unbroken John Garamendi
Sierra Leone An African Beggar John Przywara
Togo Soybean Transformations John Sheffy
Uzbekistan Doppas John Smart
Paraguay Volunteer Affects Generations to Come in South America Joseph Garcia
Guinea Shades of Gray Joshua Johnson