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Jan 31, Palo Alto,
Festival of Cultures &
Annual General Meeting
Join us for our biggest event of the year. Returned Peace Corps Volunteers from around Northern California will team up with the Ohlone Elementary School Global Awareness team to celebrate, learn and share experiences from over 100 countries at our Annual Festival of Cultures. We need volunteers for country presenations, international fashion show, cook international foods, organize cross culutral activities for kids and general volunteer help. Volunteer to Help>>
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>>
Third Goal Report October
Last Update: 11/3/2013 2:28 PM
Alan Toth performs Peace Corps Poster, Oct 30
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Over 40 people packed Extreme Pizza in San Francisco to listen to the Oct 30 NorCal Scary Story Slam and it was standing room only. We did have a few glitches with the sound system but thankfully not too bad. Alan Toth started off strong with “The Peace Corps Poster” and Tess Marstaller brought it all home at the end with “La Blanche”.
Speaker Bureau October
October was a busy month for our Speakers Bureau we placed 12 RPCV speakers spread out between
- IDEX in SF
- The Bar Association of San Francisco
- North Star Academy in Redwood City
- Two requests for personal interviews
November 7, We have our next story jam series in the South Bay starting with a workshop in Palo Alto, Practice Slam on Nov 20th and the Jam scheduled for Dec 4th
Nov 21 in Oakland, we have a recently returned volunteer, Andrew Schafer (China 2011-2013) presenting on his service.
Speakers Bureau November
- Nov 6,13,20 UC Berkeley - 6 RPCVs
- Nov 13 College of Marin's International Education Week – 1 RPCV
- Nov 14 SF State International Education Week – 4 RPCVs
- Nov 19 Shasta High school, Redding – 1 RPCV
- Nov ? Grant Elementary, Petaluma – 1 RPCV
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