Boston Area Returned Peace Corps Volunteers

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3rd Goal Event at JFK Library - RPCVs Needed!

Please join us for an exciting Third Goal event to cap off the Peace Corps Week festivities! The JFK Library is hosting the Peace Corps Week Festival & Film Screening and we are looking for approximately 12 RPCVs willing to represent their country of service with stories, artifacts (currency, postcards, etc), photos, and/or clothing.

If you are interested in sharing your Peace Corps experience with others or if you have been wanting to get more involved in third goal activities, please email Lori Dunn at

When: Saturday, March 4, 2pm - 5pm

Volunteer at the 2017 Boston Marathon

Apr 17 2017 (All day)

Interested in volunteering at the Boston Marathon this year? Join the BARPCV community on Patriots' Day, Monday, April 17th, 2017 at the mile 23 hydration station.

If you are a returning volunteer, use the individual code emailed to you from the Boston Athletic Association. If you are a new volunteer, contact Marta at for details on how to register.

Registration deadline is February 8th.

Skill Transfer Workshop

BARPCV is developing a Skills Transfer Workshop Series to help members develop skills for everyday life or professional settings, bring BARPCV members together to form new friendships or professional connections, and to raise funds for BARPCV activities and grant programs!

Do you have a skill to share or is there something in particular you want to learn? Fill out this brief survey.

Stay tuned for more information!

BARPCV Storytelling Night

Do you have a story to tell from your service? BARPCV would like to organize a night of storytelling (similar to the podcast ‘The Moth’). If you have a brief story you would be interested in sharing at this event, please let us know!

Right now we are soliciting interest/participation.

Contact Rose at with any questions.

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