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We welcome all who share an interest in world affairs and a commitment to local volunteerism. 

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We have 2 official events and 1 member-led event coming up

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  • Interested in a career working for a Non-Governmental Organization? Join RPCV/W as we team up with the Peace Corps Office of the Third Goal to present a panel of RPCV’s sharing their experiences in the NGO sector followed by a Q & A session. This is an open event as long as you register on the RPCV/W website by 2/22; bring a friend!

    Meet the Panelists:

    • Marcus Laws, National Cooperative Business Association CLUSA International
    • Jennifer Bangoura, IREX
    • Laura Descher, World Learning
    • Matt Lineal, Nuru International
    • Lindsey Hutchison, Freedom House
    • Stephanie Porter, Concern Worldwide

    There will be a Mentoring Happy Hour at the Black Rooster pub following this event.

    rsvp   Add to Calendar 02/23/2017 17:30:00 02/23/2017 19:30:00 America/New_York Non-Governmental Organizations Career Panel Check http://www.rpcvw.org/non-governmental_organizations_career_panel_2017 for the latest info. 1111 20th St NW, Shriver Hall, Washington, DC 20526, United States Chad Ryerson profdev@rpcvw.org share
  • Help prepare a nutritious meal and serve to approximately 25 residents with RPCV's at Calvary Women's Services. Please sign up ASAP! RPCV/W can only accommodate 8-10 volunteers. 

    Calvary Women's Services: Calvary Women’s Services offers housing, health, employment and education programs that empower homeless women in Washington, DC to change their lives.

    Calvary's programs carry out their mission to achieve excellence in what they offer: a safe, caring place for tonight; support, hope and change for tomorrow. 

    rsvp   Add to Calendar 03/05/2017 11:15:00 03/05/2017 14:15:00 America/New_York Calvary Women's Services Check http://www.rpcvw.org/calvary_womens_services for the latest info. 1217 SE Good Hope Rd, Washington, DC 20020, United States Chelsea Milko communityservice@rpcvw.org share

Member-Led Events

There is one Member-Led event coming up


We encourage our members to lead informal gatherings and share interesting events around town.

  • JOIN GRASSROOTS COMEDY DC FOR A STAND-UP COMEDY BENEFIT FOR THE CHESAPEAKE CLIMATE ACTION NETW... read more

    rsvp   Add to Calendar 03/02/2017 07:30:00 03/02/2017 10:30:00 America/New_York Grassroots Comedy DC Presents: Comedy Benefit for CCAN starring Robert Mac Check http://www.rpcvw.org/xhoi/grassroots_comedy_dc_presents_comedy_benefit_for_ccan_starring_robert_mac for the latest info. 1523 22nd St NW, Washington, DC 20037, United States Joe O'Connor or Chris Blackwood grassrootscomedydc@gmail.com share

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Every two years, we officially sponsor a grassroots nonprofit that shares our goals and values. We call this program our Partnership for Peace. Our current Partner is Atlas Corps.

A Towering Task is a documentary in development, envisioning a New Era of Possibility for the Peace Corps by igniting engagement of past, present and future stakeholders and advocates for peace.

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