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Stories from Guyana

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

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VIDEO: A day in the life of a Guyanese girl

Life in Guyana through the eyes of a 14-year-old girl.

Guyana sunrise

"Miss Beth!"

Lesotho sunrise

Whether you're a Volunteer in Cameroon or Cambodia, Jamaica or Georgia, Tonga or Togo, there is one constant of Peace Corps service: you're going to see some pretty awesome sunrises.

VIDEO: Welcome to Peace Corps Guyana
shawnette brandt guyana

Growing up in New Jersey, I was surrounded by peers who were first generation American or immigrated to the United States at a very young age. I fit the norm in my culturally diverse secondary school.

Diwali Peace Corps Response

Diwali, also known as Deepavali or the “festival of lights,” is one of the most celebrated holidays in India, and is celebrated by Indian diaspora communities all over the world. 

Moldova Volunteer Albert Sou reading to kids

Beginning in 1986, I served as an early childhood teacher trainer in Haiti.