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Stories from Panama

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

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As a returned Peace Corps Volunteer (RPCV), the idea of holding a Peace Corps Day at my school sounded very appealing.

Panama Let Girls Learn soccer camp

The first Let Girls Learn project in Panama, a girls’ empowerment and soccer camp, was a huge success! 

Bhoj Rai served as an agriculture Volunteer in Panama.

When 13-year-old Bhoj Rai learned he’d be moving from the remote mountains of eastern Nepal to America, he was thrilled. 

Kasey Harlos

We asked these trainees to share the most important item they packed for their Peace Corps service in Panama.

A spirit for service, from Florida to Panama

He once traversed the country accompanying the University of Florida basketball and football teams, but now Charles Kramer is settled in Panama as a Peace Corps Volunteer.

Moldova Volunteer Albert Sou reading to kids

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

3 ways Peace Corps Volunteers are feeding the future

One of the harder things many Volunteers have to get used to is hunger among people in their host communities – hunger not just as a theory but as a regular reality.