Ecuador

Stories from Ecuador

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

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Henry crater

Henry entered my life after I was in site for about a month and a half. 

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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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Maria, a participant of "With These Two Hands," in the shop that she owns and operates.

As I approach the two-year mark since I arrived in Ecuador, I am able to appreciate the projects I have been privileged to be a part of.

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7 current openings where you can serve with your sweetheart

Serving in the Peace Corps alongside your partner or spouse can have advantages

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Experiences and lessons learned from the World Map Project

Why dedicate the time and effort to painting a map of the world at a high school in the middle of Ecuador?

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Tori Jackson: What I learned applying to the Peace Corps

February 24, 2015 was a difficult day. 

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Making my Peace Corps house a home

Those who have traveled to live, work or study abroad for an extended period of time understand how complicated the word “home” can become. 

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Susan Studer-King

My husband and I served together in the Natural Resources/Habitat program.

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