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Featured Events

Beyond Borders
Mar 3 Storytelling Workshop


We all have stories to tell. That’s the Third Goal of Peace Corps, to share with people back home the experiences from our service overseas.  Beyond Borders Storytelling is hosting a storytelling workshop to help people turn those experiences into engaging stories.  The workshop is open to anyone who has a story with an international twist,  not just Returned Peace Corps Volunteers.

This workshop is perfect for those wanting to go that next step and perform before a live audience at the Story Jam in April.
Workshop is FREE to all. Pizza will be provided.  Details and RSVP Info Here>>

June 5-6, Peace Corps Connect
Registration is Open!


The National Peace Corps Association and the Northern California Peace Corps Association are pleased to announce that Peace Corps Connect will take place in Berkeley, Calif. on June 5-6, 2015. We look forward to a weekend of engaging speakers, dynamic workshops and opportunities for participants to network and share their Peace Corps stories! Details>>

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SF Story Jam

4/9/14 Wed (6:30 PM - 8:30 PM)
Salle Events
1632 C Market St, San Francisco
Contact:Will Spargur (will [AT] norcalpca [DOT] org)




Join us at Salle Events, an incredible venue just a few blocks from BART. Have a glass of wine or beer, mingle with new friends in this elegant venue, and prepare for a night of stories from our most seasoned engaging speakers.

Former volunteers tell true stories of service overseas. Our stories are hilarious, moving, and true. All are told on stage without notes or scripts. Doors open at 6:30pm with socializing and a cash bar till 7:00pm when the story jam begins. This event is open to the public. There's a suggested donation of $5.

Our Story Lineup

  • Kristiana Dhillon Pure, Pure Water

  • Julia Lee, Ukraine 2011-2013- It Never Ends

  • John Hoban, Indonesia 2011-2013 - The Hospital

  • Justina Wu, Kenya 2005-2007-Finding a Way

  • Bill Matheson

  • Zachary Matheson/Jenna Lohmann, Mali 2011-2012 - Jenna, You Beautiful Flower Princess: A Love Story


Check out these samples from previous events:



If you like more information please contact Will Spargur at will [AT] norcalpca [DOT] org