Skip to main content
US Flag An official website of the United States government

Connect with the Peace Corps

If you're ready for something bigger, we have a place where you belong.

Follow us

Apply to the Peace Corps

The application process begins by selecting a service model and finding an open position.

Peace Corps Volunteer
2 years, 3 months
Peace Corps Response
Up to 12 months
Virtual Service Pilot
3-6 months

Let us help you find the right position.

If you are flexible in where you serve for the two-year Peace Corps Volunteer program, our experts can match you with a position and country based on your experience and preferences.

Serve where you’re needed most

Community Nurses' Quarters

Community meeting
Project by Alexis Bennett, Volunteer from New Jersey


The purpose of this grant is to construct a four-unit nurses’ quarters. It will provide essential living accommodations for healthcare workers, ultimately enhancing job satisfaction and service delivery, leading to improved health outcomes within the community.

To ensure effective implementation, the community has established a committee comprising respected individuals with relevant expertise and a strong commitment to community development. They have diligently set goals, conducted comprehensive planning, and committed materials and skilled labor, to this endeavor. By undertaking this project, community members will acquire and enhance various skills, such as communication, leadership, financial planning, and project management. This initiative will significantly bolster the community's capacity to execute grants successfully, fostering confidence and expertise for future development projects. The sustained maintenance of the nurses’ quarters will be overseen by the dedicated committee and the occupants, ensuring long-term functionality and benefit to the community.

Community contributions $8,827.74
Funding complete
Goal $18,757.93