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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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Ghana Profile: Sam Bacote Samuel Bacote
Mongolia Profile: Regina Wei Regina Wei
Honduras Profile: Peter Arellanes Peter Arellanes
Ecuador Profile: Patrick Smith Patrick Smith
Ghana Profile: Mike Tubianosa Mike Tubianosa
Bolivia Profile: Mike Dockry (Citizen Potawatomi Nation) Michael Dockry
Sierra Leone Profile: Merry Hutton Merry Hutton
Romania Profile: Lorna Babby (Oglala Sioux Tribe) Lorna Babby
Thailand Profile: Lanette Woo Lanette Woo
Ecuador Profile: Kamila Alexander Kamila Alexander
Mozambique Profile: Jill Cadreau (Nishinabe Chippewa Tribe) Jill Cadreau
Uzbekistan Profile: Jason Bennett Jason Bennett
Ukraine Profile: James Rodriguez James Rodriguez
China Profile: Helen Raffel Helen Raffel
Armenia Profile: Heidi and Jim Wilton Heidi Wilton
Namibia Profile: George Siasoco George Siasoco
Mali Profile: Gabriela Gomez Gabriella Gomez
South Africa Profile: Denise Nina Hernandez Denise Hernandez
Nicaragua Profile: Dana Carson and Ed Chew Dana Carson
South Africa Profile: Clemenceau Williams Clemenceau Williams
Poland Profile: Cindy Bestland Cindy Bestland
Panama Profile: Carmenza Cespedes, and her mother, Isabel Cespedes Carmenza Cespedes
South Africa Profile: C.D. Glin C Glin
Mongolia Profile: Brian DaRin Brian DaRin
Ghana Profile: Behzad Roohi Behzad Roohi