Stories from Colombia

Every Peace Corps Volunteer has a story to tell. Read stories from Volunteers about what it's like to live and work in Colombia.

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Brandon Keith is a Peace Corps Volunteer in Indonesia.

One of the goals of Peace Corps service is to promote a better understanding of Americans on the part of the peoples served.

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Initiating the Community Savings Group after a hard days work on the crops.

Being a community economic development Volunteer is an abstract position with a range of services varying on a case-to-case basis for the American men and women serving in the Peace Corps.

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Pass through any coastal pueblo in Colombia at the brink of dawn and you will see woman sweeping porches, raking rubbish and generally straightening up the house before another scorching day.

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Carson Twiss, Guatemala

¿Hablas español? Use your language skills as you live, learn and serve in a community overseas.

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Kellie Mahoney

After 11 weeks of Pre-Service Training (PST) my cohort moved out of our training sites and into our new homes for the next two years.

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Selfie with a friend

I feel greatly indebted to Leticia, who in her own way is also promoting world peace and friendship.

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