Social gatherings, intercultural education, professional networking, and community service opportunities. 

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

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Upcoming Events


We have 3 official events and 2 member-led events coming up

View past events, post your own, or contact us to suggest an event
  • Come test your general knowledge at the Wonderland Ballroom February 27th at 7 PM with the RPCV/W crew. There will be 7 rounds of 10 questions each with an overall Peace Corps theme to the evening. There is a max of 5 people per team.
    Wonderland will be sponsoring our event with drink specials and maybe even some free swag.
    Discounts off your tab to the top 3 teams!
    RSVP   Add to Calendar 02/27/2018 19:00:00 02/27/2018 22:00:00 America/New_York Peace Corps Trivia Night at the Wonderland Ballroom Check http://www.rpcvw.org/rpcvw_trivia_night_at_the_wonderland_ballroom for the latest info. 1101 Kenyon St NW, Washington, DC 20010, United States Benjamin Todd, Social Chair Social@rpcvw.org share
  • Are you looking to buy a home in 2018, but don’t know where to start?  Are you worried that you don’t have enough saved for a down payment? Do you want to put together a plan to buy a home in the future? Please join us on Saturday, March 10th from 10:30 am to noon for a free home buying seminar at Real Living at Home’s Dupont Circle office.

    RPCV/W members, Dina Paxenos, realtor with RLAH & RPCV Senegal/Guinea, JD Teitelman, mortgage loan officer of First Savings Mortgage, and Brendon Shepard, attorney at District Title will discuss the home buying process and answer all your questions.

    We will cover:

    • Why You Need a Realtor
    • Market Conditions
    • The 7 Questions First Time Homebuyers Are Afraid to Ask
    • Low & No Down Payment Buying Programs
    • What is a Title Company & What Do They Do

    A continental breakfast, mimosas, juice & coffee will be served. All those in attendance will be entered in a drawing to win fun prizes.

    RSVP   Add to Calendar 03/10/2018 10:30:00 03/10/2018 12:00:00 America/New_York Home Buying Seminar Check http://www.rpcvw.org/home_buying_seminar for the latest info. 11 Dupont Cir NW, #650, Washington , DC 20036, United States Rachel Branaman secretary@rpcvw.org share
  • RPCV/W is looking for dedicated professionals to help support our organization and give back to others by sharing their experiences. We are in the process of recruiting mentors and mentees to participate in our 2018 Mentorship Program. Come join us at Froggy Bottom Pub & Restaurant on March 15th from 7pm-9pm to learn more about how you can become a RPCV/W Mentor or Mentee this year.

    RSVP   Add to Calendar 03/15/2018 19:00:00 03/15/2018 21:00:00 America/New_York RPCV/W Mentor/Mentee Meet Up and Program Overview Check http://www.rpcvw.org/rpcv_w_mentor_mentee_meet_up_and_program_overview for the latest info. 2021 K St NW, Washington, DC 20006, United States Chad Ryerson Mentoring@rpcvw.org share

Member-Led Events

There are 2 Member-Led events coming up


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

  • Thursday, March 29 - 07:00 PM

    Join Anna Badkhen for a reading and discussion of her lat... read more

    RSVP   Add to Calendar 03/29/2018 19:00:00 03/29/2018 20:00:00 America/New_York Author Talk with Anna Badkhen: Fisherman's Blues Check http://www.rpcvw.org/solidstatedc/author_talk_with_anna_badkhen_fisherman_s_blues_leptj3qn1insdpwygqouia for the latest info. 600 H St NE, Washington , DC 20002, United States Laura Tischler laura@solidstatebooksdc.com share
  • Saturday, April 21 - 02:00 PM

    Join the DC-area Friends of Jamaica for a casual get-together at The Pitch Tavern in Pet... read more

    RSVP   Add to Calendar 04/21/2018 14:00:00 04/21/2018 18:00:00 America/New_York DC Spring Happy Hour with Friends of Jamaica Check http://www.rpcvw.org/cr/dc_spring_happy_hour_with_friends_of_jamaica for the latest info. 4015 Georgia Ave NW, Washington, DC 20011, United States Chris Robinson treasurer@servejamaica.org share

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