Prospective Volunteers

Thinking of joining Peace Corps?  Been nominated or invited to Peace Corps and want to learn more about the country where you will be serving?  Parents have some concerns that need to be alleviated?  Returned Peace Corps Volunteers are a wealth of knowledge, and enjoy the chance to talk about their service and answer your questions.

Vintage Peace Corps photo from Pittsburgh Area Peace Corps Association memberIf you have questions about the application process, would like to know about upcoming informational sessions, or want to be put in touch with local Returned Peace Corps Volunteers looking to mentor soon-to-be-volunteers, please contact the Regional Recruiter at 

Peace Corps Overview
Peace Corps was founded in 1961 and has sent over 200,000 volunteers to nearly 140 countries.  Common projects are in the fields of education, agriculture, health, community economic development, youth development, and the environment.

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