Toktok blong Vanuatu: the conversation we need to have about Cyclone Pam

Air Vanuatu is back open for business. The first cruise ship has docked in Port Vila. The first destination wedding has been officiated by a Ni-Vanuatu priest on Efate. The first stage of the horror in the happiest country on earth is, thankfully, over.

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Giving and Receiving - Finding Balance through Yoga Teacher Training

Want to teach yoga? Our friends at YogaWorks are offering a 10% discount off their DC training program to RPCV/W members. This is a guest post by Angela Botta, YogaWorks Teacher Trainer 

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Peace Corps Advocacy Day Hits New Milestone

158 representatives stepped up to increase Peace Corps funding

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Mapping and the power of the crowd: RPCV/W and Peace Corps' response to disaster in Vanuatu

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Ashoka Helps Peace Corps Community Leaders Grow Purpose-Driven Groups

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Teaching “Capacity building” is a familiar activity to returned Peace Corps volunteers and their counterparts, but we could all benefit from a little organizational coaching.

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A Towering Task

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The RPCV/W Board of Directors was recently approached by Alana DeJoseph, who is working on a documentary about the Peace Corps. She asked if RPCV/W would support her project in three ways:

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Virtual Peace Corps Ukraine, Reflections From a Panelist

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“Would you be willing to speak on a panel about your service in Ukraine?”

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Town Hall Recap

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Tuesday's Town Hall was a great success! Many thanks to the Office of the Third Goal for the strong organization, Peace Corps HQ's tech team for streaming the meeting around the world, and, of course, Carrie, for taking part in the discussion. 
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Reflections of a Volunteer with We Are Family

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I moved to Colombia Heights after living in Latin America for the past 4 years. Many who live in the DC area know it’s difficult to get that feeling of community. I was looking for a solution and delivering food to elderly in need with We Are Family seemed like a perfect way to meet my neighbors. 

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2013 - 2014 Annual Report Published

Each year, RPCV/W summarizes its activities with an annual report written by its Board of Directors and edited by the Secretary. This is the report for the period of July 2013 to June 2014. 

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Event Calendar Donate to RPCV/W

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 Liberty's Promise.