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06/24/2017 at 12:40. Facebook
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In an effort to reduce the number of school days girls miss during menstruation, Volunteers in Peace Corps Rwanda help girls design, make, and distribute RUMPs (Reusable Menstrual Pads).

This instructional video produced by Volunteers will be shared through chat apps in the country to help spread the message.
Susan Cook
Susan Wood
Carrie Ann Stults
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yesterday at 13:44. Facebook
"Educating these students on the diversity in America."

- Volunteer Anika in Peace Corps Thailand
"Educating these students on the diversity in America"

Instagram post by Peace Corps • Jun 21, 2017 at 8:34pm UTC

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06/22/2017 at 20:45. Facebook
Celebrating 50 years of service and friendship in Paraguay!

Congratulations to all past and present Peace Corps Paraguay Volunteers, counterparts, and staff for reaching this milestone.
Celebrating 50 years of service and friendship in Paraguay
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Peace Corps
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06/22/2017 at 19:30. Facebook
"81 students at the local primary school reviewed the importance of hand washing, ways to prevent the spread of diseases, how to build their own tippy-taps, and a fun hand washing song. Big thanks to my counterpart, Sarah, who helped teach the lesson when my Kiswahili got choppy." - #Tanzania Volunteer Laurel
81 students at the local primary school reviewed the importance of hand

Instagram post by Peace Corps • Jun 19, 2017 at 12:27pm UTC

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06/22/2017 at 12:59. Facebook
Hannah, a Volunteer in Peace Corps Ecuador, found a perfect paw-tner in her dog Henry.

"Walking around with a big cute ball of fur that was on a leash made me far more approachable. I don’t think I would have been as successful in my service without him," she says.
Hannah a Volunteer in Peace Corps Ecuador found a perfect pawtner in her dog Henry

How adopting a dog helped me integrate into my community

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Katie King
Susan Cook
Jeannie Jessup
Peace Corps
Peace Corps
06/21/2017 at 20:01. Facebook
Two years ago, Leah had never heard a word of Afrikaans.

"As a Peace Corps Namibia Volunteer, I flew overseas for the first time and was thrown into learning a new language," she says.

This is her story.
Julie Chiasson
Andrew Grunke
Amy Hanna Lengyel
Peace Corps
Peace Corps
06/21/2017 at 19:10. Facebook
4. "I love Ecuador. I love everything about it, but I am going to miss the kids who I work with and see every day more than anything. They’re everything to me." Peace Corps Ecuador
4 I love Ecuador I love everything about it but I am

6 reasons you should put your Spanish skills to use in the Peace Corps

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Anthony Carelli
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Ray Osmond Plato
Peace Corps
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06/21/2017 at 16:05. Facebook
"I shall call this one, 'Atim meets bubbles.'"

- Volunteer Lauren in Peace Corps Uganda
"I shall call this one 'Atim meets bubbles'"

Instagram post by Peace Corps • Jun 14, 2017 at 10:18pm UTC

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Peace Corps
Peace Corps
06/21/2017 at 12:45. Facebook
"I can see that my early desire to live outside my comfort zone has been the catalyst that made it all possible," says Justin Parmenter, a returned Albania Volunteer.

"And it all began with taking a risk and embarking on the adventure of a lifetime with the Peace Corps."
I can see that my early desire to live outside my comfort

Corps to Career: A life outside the comfort zone

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Tami Skulski Smith
Will Philipp
Barb Macy
Peace Corps
Peace Corps
06/20/2017 at 15:45. Facebook
Starting with a wake-up call from screeching roosters to collapsing into bed at night, Kevin offers a sketch of an "average" day in his life as a community economic development Volunteer in the Dominican Republic.
Starting with a wakeup call from screeching roosters to collapsing into bed

A day in the life of an 'hombre serio' in the Dominican Republic

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Kaylee Bangs
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06/20/2017 at 13:00. Facebook
"Look who came to send me off! What better way to spend my last day in village than playing with this sweet little rascal!?"

- Peace Corps Nepal Volunteer Becca
Look who came to send me off What better way to spend

Instagram post by Peace Corps • Jun 12, 2017 at 9:24pm UTC

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Peace Corps
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06/19/2017 at 16:31. Facebook
"These devoted women act as keepers to an unrelenting hope that seeks to better the lives of future generations in a part of the world where the odds are stacked against them. They believe in the work that they have set out to accomplish and I have watched them show up over and over again to see it through," says Peace Corps Tanzania Volunteer Jennifer.
These devoted women act as keepers to an unrelenting hope that seeks

Nutrition Mamas

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06/19/2017 at 14:45. Facebook
Volunteers in Peace Corps Belize jump-started their BRO (Boys Reaching Out) leadership camp by leading early morning exercises.

Boys at the camp participated in team building exercises, health lessons, talks with guest speakers, and more. Now, they'll bring their knowledge and skills back to their communities. Great work!
Volunteers in Peace Corps Belize jumpstarted their BRO Boys Reaching Out leadership

Instagram post by Peace Corps Belize • Jun 12, 2017 at 2:17am UTC

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06/18/2017 at 14:59. Facebook
Peace Corps Malawi's "Dads and Daughters" video shows that Malawian fathers have a very important role to play as parents, and they encourage and support their girls. #FathersDay
Peace Corps Malawis Dads and Daughters video shows that Malawian fathers have

Dads and Daughters

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Yesterday, Acting Director Sheila Crowley participated in the 50th anniversary celebration of Peace Corps Paraguay. Thank you to the Government of Paraguay, the people of Paraguay, and the Volunteers and Returned Peace Corps Volunteers of all generations, for contributing to this incredible legacy!
Yesterday Acting Director Sheila Crowley participated in the 50th anniversary ce
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Cristian Casanova Velarde
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"I can only hope to become like Cate when I can help another new Volunteer remember what it is they want to do with their one wild and precious life," says Kelsi in #Tonga.
I can only hope to become like Cate when I can help

A chance meeting leads to intercontinental friendship fostered through letters

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Andrew Grunke
Becky Timm
Welcome to the 14 newest Peace Corps Namibia Volunteers! They will serve as Community Economic Development Volunteers across eight regions in Namibia. Congrats!
Welcome to the 14 newest Peace Corps Namibia Volunteers They will serve
Andrew Grunke
Holly Fitzpatrick
Laura Bohn Siglinger
¿Hablas español? Check out our latest Instagram story to find out how you can serve as a Volunteer in countries like Paraguay, Guatemala, Colombia and the Dominican Republic. [ Instagram.com Link ]
Hablas español Check out our latest Instagram story to find out how
Diego Dominguez
Joseph Schwenk
BG Taylor
With the help of a talented and enthusiastic cast, Peace Corps Macedonia Volunteers Bonnie and Stacie put on a performance of the children's play "Five Fairy Tales, in Tetovo." "It's great to see kids of all backgrounds learning, laughing, and performing together," said Stacie.
With the help of a talented and enthusiastic cast Peace Corps Macedonia
Mc Mbisi Mboi
Gary Deeter