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Peace Corps Response Events

Peace Corps Response provides opportunities for Returned Peace Corps Volunteers (RPCVs) and experienced professionals to undertake challenging, short-term (3-12 month) assignments in various program areas around the world.

On Demand

Peace Corps Response Google+ Hangout

Unable to attend the in-person information sessions?

View this Google+ Hangout to find out more information about our exciting new programs, upcoming assignments, and application process.

Office Hours

Peace Corps Response Office Hours
2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. | First Fridays
4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. | Third Mondays

Peace Corps Headquarters
1111 20th St. NW
Washington, DC 20526

Take advantage of this opportunity to speak with a Peace Corps Response recruiter one-on-one! You can learn more about our exciting short-term volunteer opportunities and get your questions answered. Feel free drop in at Peace Corps Headquarters between 2 p.m. and 5 p.m. on the first Friday OR between 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. on the third Monday of every month!

When you arrive please proceed through security and inform the security guards that you are here to speak with a Peace Corps Response recruiter for open office hours.

July 21, 2014

Peace Corps Response Information Session
7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Portland, Oregon 97225

Attend a Peace Corps Response Information Session with PCR recruiter Alison McReynolds. She will be available to answer your questions about eligibility, assignments, benefits and the application process. Please RSVP to pcresponse@peacecorps.gov to receive complete event details.

July 22–23, 2014

Peace Corps Response @ the Oregon Regional RPCV Career Event
12:30 p.m. – 1:00 p.m., Tuesday, July 22nd | PCR Brown Bag Info Session
2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m., Wednesday, July 23rd | Booth at the RPCV Career Fair

Portland State Building
800 NE Oregon St.
Portland, OR 97232

Meet with a Peace Corps Response recruiter to learn about exciting short-term volunteer opportunities! View complete event details.

If you are not a returned Peace Corps Volunteer (RPCV), but would like to talk with a Peace Corps Response recruiter on July 22nd or 23rd in Portland, please send a message to pcresponse@peacecorps.gov to indicate your interest in setting up a one-on-one appointment.

July 23, 2014

Peace Corps Response @ the Columbia River Peace Corps Association Networking Event
5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

McMenamin's Broadway
1504 N.E. Broadway
Portland, OR 97232

Take advantage of this opportunity to speak with a Peace Corps Response recruiter one-on-one! You can learn more about our exciting short-term volunteer opportunities and get your questions answered. Please send a message to pcresponse@peacecorps.gov if you are interested in attending this event and we will send you more information.

Peace Corps Response provides experienced professionals the opportunity to serve overseas in short-term assignments around the world.

July 25, 2014

Peace Corps Response @ the NorCal RPCV Career Event
2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. | Booth at San Francisco Returned Peace Corps Volunteer Career Fair

San Francisco Federal Building Room B040
90 7th Street
San Francisco, CA

Meet with a Peace Corps Response recruiter to learn about exciting short-term volunteer opportunities! View complete event details.

If you are not a returned Peace Corps Volunteer (RPCV), but would like to talk with a Peace Corps Response recruiter on July 25th in San Francisco, please send a message to pcresponse@peacecorps.gov to indicate your interest in setting up a one-on-one appointment.

August 5, 2014

Global Health Service Partnership Google+ Hangout (Online Broadcast)
12:00 – 1:00 PM EST

Register Now!

Are you curious about what is it like to serve as a physician or nurse educator in the Global Health Service Partnership (GHSP)? Do you want to learn about living and working conditions, or how service can positively influence your career? Join Peace Corps Response (PCR), Seed Global Health and three currently serving Volunteers for a broadcasted Google+ Hangout on Tuesday, August 5, 2014 from 12–1PM EST to hear the answers to these and many other frequently asked questions.

David Ries, MD; Maureen Ries, MD; and Dorothy Cooper, RN/ARNP, MN will join PCR Recruiter, Mike Robie, for a panel discussion about their experience in the first cohort of GHSP Volunteers. RSVP now and please spread the word about this Hangout to your networks – this will be a fascinating conversation that you won’t want to miss!

Questions? Contact Peace Corps Response at pcresponse@peacecorps.gov .

Learn more about Peace Corps Response with this overview of the expanded program.
Peace Corps Response Overview (PDF)

*To be eligible for Peace Corps Response service you must be at least 18 years of age and a U.S. citizen, a Returned Peace Corps Volunteer (RPCV) or have at least 10 years of professional experience.

Last updated Jul 15 2014