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7/25 Returned Volunteer Career Fair
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Connect with nearly 40 employers from around the SF Bay Area and beyond looking to hire returned Peace Corps Volunteers. There will also be sessions on resume writing, resume reviews and mock interviews. More>>


8/16 Annual Luau BBQ
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Annual BBQ
Break out your most colorful Hawaiian shirt for our Annual Luau BBQ at Crown Beach in Alameda. There will be grilled Hawaiian burgers, tropical fruit, leis, activities for kids and adults and a silent auction to raise money for our cross-cultural education and returned volunteer readjustment programs. Get your tickets>>



July 25 Career Fair Registration Open

Last Update: 7/22/2014 1:15 PM

NorCalCareerFair
Are you an Returned Peace Corps Volunteer (RPCV) looking to meet potential employers in the Bay Area, get advice on job search strategies, have your resume reviewed and network with other RPCVs from the area? Then be sure to attend the July 25th RPCV Career Fair hosted by the Northern California Peace Corps Association in partnership with Peace Corps' Office of Third Goal and Returned Volunteer Services.

The Career Fair is aimed at connecting Returned Peace Corps Volunteers with exhibitors from for-profit, nonprofit, and government sectors specifically looking for the cross-cultural, project management, and leadership skills Returned Peace Corps Volunteers possess. 

Information for Job Seekers
Career Fair
Event Schedule for Friday, July 25th 
-9:00am-10:00am Resumes 
-10:00am-11:00am Polishing your interview skills 
-11:00am-1:00pm Mock Interviews/Resume Review 
-12:00pm-12:30pm NCE and the Federal Job Search

-1:00pm-2:00pm LinkedIn Workshop
-2:00m-4:00pm Jobs Fair 
-3:00pm and 3:30pm Presentation on Affordable Care Act and RPCVs

-4:30m-6:30pm - Networking Social (at Extreme Pizza on 1062 Folsom)


Information for Employers/Exhibitors
If you are an employer looking to hire returned Peace Corps Volunteers and would like to be considered for a spot at the jobs fair from 2:00pm-4:00pm you can register by filling out the form here:http://tinyurl.com/NorCalCareerFair

The deadline for employers/exhibitors to register is Friday, July 11.
Click here to download FAQ for Exhibitors


Information for Volunteers
To help make this event successful we need volunteers for the following
-Registration (anytime between 9:00am-4:00pm)
-Mock Interviews/Resume Review (10:30am-12:00pm)
-Photographer (anytime between 9:00am-4:00pm)
If you would like to volunteer contact us at rpcv.career.fair@gmail.com

List of Currently Registered Exhibitors
  1. AmeriCorps NCCC
  2. California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation
  3. Dept of Labor, Employment and Training Admin
  4. Education First
  5. Employee Benefits and Security Admin (EBSA)
  6. Equal Access International
  7. Great Basin Institute
  8. Habitat for Humanity Greater San Francisco
  9. Health Resources and Services Administration
  10. Hesperian Health Guides
  11. Kara
  12. Kiva.org
  13. L.N. Curtis and Sons
  14. Medallia, Inc.
  15. Monterey Institute of International Studies
  16. National Park Service
  17. Net Impact
  18. Occupational Safety and Health Admin (OSHA)
  19. Office of the Assistant for Administration and Management (OASAM)
  20. Office of Workers’ Compensation (OWCP)
  21. One Acre Fund
  22. Operation Access
  23. Peace Corps Response
  24. Playworks
  25. San Francisco Passport Agency
  26. Silicon Valley Technology Partners
  27. Small Business Administration
  28. Social Security District Office (Richmond/San Francisco)
  29. Square
  30. Stanford University
  31. SYNERGY HomeCare of San Mateo
  32. TNTP
  33. U.S Department of Labor
  34. University of California, San Francisco, Global Health Sciences
  35. USCF Global Health Sciences
  36. US General Services Administration
  37. USCIS
  38. USDA
  39. Veterans Benefits Administration
For any further questions, please contact Will Spargur at rpcv.career.fair@gmail.com.