Philippines

Stories from Philippines

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

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Guatemala smile

Sometimes all it takes is one smile to make a Volunteer feel right at home.

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Colleen Richard works as a speech-language pathologist with Peace Corps Response in the Philippines.

Making a difference, one word at a time. That is our superpower.” – A quote from one of my first speech and language pathologist interns from the University of Santo Tomas here in the Philippines.

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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.

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The Peace Corps Response job description seemed custom made: Welcome Home Foundation, Inc. (WHFI) was looking for someone with good writing skills to research and write a manual for teachers who work with hearing parents of deaf children. 

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I walked into the front office area of my new home and workplace in the northern Philippines. 

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Moldova Volunteer Albert Sou reading to kids

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

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Returned Peace Corps Volunteer Natalie Neft shares her family’s Peace Corps story.

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