Peace Corps Volunteer
The immersive Volunteer experience
The Peace Corps Volunteer program is often called life-defining by the more than 230,000 Americans who have served. Get the chance to fully integrate into a host country community, where you will live and work on projects ranging from education to business development.
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Core expectations for Volunteers
During my first service, I was surprised to be the first Black American that so many people from Lesotho had met, but our meeting gave them real-life exposure to our sorely misrepresented culture, which they had only viewed through the media. In Ukraine, I had the chance to do the same: I became someone’s window into America.Byron L. Williams, Returned Peace Corps Volunteer, Lesotho and Ukraine
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