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Featured Events

Sep 20 Welcome Back Party
Berkeley

WelcomeParty
Welcome back Peace Corps Volunteers who have recently completed their service. Food and drink will be provided. This event is open to all. This event is free to the newly returned and we ask everyone else to help support this event with a $10 donation.  More>>


Third Goal Workshops
Story Jam
Whether it's giving presentations at schools or telling your story at one of our story jams NorCal's workshops help RPCVs fulfill the Third Goal of Peace Corps, promoting understanding between peoples of the world. More>>


March Third Goal Report

Last Update: 4/15/2014 11:41 PM

By Will Spargur

Story Workshop

Mar 12 and 26 Story Telling Workshop and Practice Jam, SF
Our newest Story Telling coach, Zach Matheson hosted his first workshop on March 12th.  We graduated a class of 9 future story tellers.   Two weeks later, on March 26,  we met again for pizza and to unveil our stories for the April story jam and get feedback from fellow story tellers. 

Mar 28 MIIS Peace Corps Club Story Jam, Monterey
On March 28th our friends at Monterey Institute of International Studies (MIIS) Peace Corps Club held their first ever Story Jam.  Sarah Sterling, the club’s president reports, “It was a huge success and we raised over $100!”

MIIS Story Jam

Speaker Bureau
March 4, UC Berkeley
Phoebe Ackart Uricchio, Senegal 2011-2013

March 11, UC Berkeley
John Shen, Madagascar 2011-2013

March 18, UC Berkeley
Kenny Syring, Mongolia 2006-2008

March 26, Balboa High School
Gregory Kalkanis, Uganda 2009-2011

 

Upcoming Events
April 17, South Bay Story Telling Workshop
April 23, New Volunteer Send Off
May 3, Third Goal Film Series
May 14, South Bay Story Jam