Boston Area Returned Peace Corps Volunteers

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Events


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Welcome Back-Send Off Celebration sticky icon

Dec 3 2010 - 6:00pm - 8:30pm

Join us for an evening of reflection and celebration as the BARPCV and New England Regional Peace Corps Office welcome Volunteers recently returning from two years of service and nominees about to embark on their journeys. The bi-annual Welcome Back-Send Off celebration is an opportunity for new, old and prospective volunteers of all ages to to connect, reflect and give advice on what lies ahead. All are welcome to attend! Refreshments will be served.

 

LinkedIn Skills Workshop

Apr 20 2016 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Are you looking for a new job, looking to buff up your resume, or simply to improve your networking skills, then this is the workshop for you. Please join us for a Linkedin Skills Workshop and leave a networking pro and with a job profile that will shine. Pizza will be provided.

Please contact Michelle at careers@barpcv.org to RSVP for this event!

Where: Hostelling International Community Room 19 Stuart St, Boston, MA 02116

Note: Closest T stops are Chinatown on the orange line and Park Street on the Green/Red line.

TGIF at Asgard

Mar 25 2016 - 6:00pm - 10:00pm

Make it a GOOD FRIDAY, and come out to the Asgard for our dodecannual gathering of TGIF. The guy in the red Peace Corps shirt will be there starting at 6pm. Hope to see you there too.

Questions? Contact Andrew at TGIF@barpcv.org.

Welcome Back/Send Off

Apr 8 2016 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm

The Peace Corps Northeast Regional Office and the Boston Area Returned Peace Corps Volunteers invite you to the Welcome Back/Send Off! Please join invitees, RPCVs, and family and friends as we celebrate the departure of New England's recently invited volunteers, and welcome back those who have recently returned from their service.

In addition, we’ll hear from entrepreneur Returned Peace Corps Volunteers about how their service led them to entrepreneurship, and have representatives available from New England Coverdell Fellows Programs to discuss graduate school opportunities for both invitees and RPCVs. We hope you can join us for this exciting event! Light refreshments will be provided.

Taza Chocolate Factory Tour

Mar 5 2016 - 3:00pm - 4:00pm

We’ll close out Peace Corps week with a trip to the Taza Chocolate Factory. Taza is a local bean to bar company, that makes organic and fair trade stone ground chocolate using traditional Mexican stone mills. The tour includes plenty of samples, so come ready to nibble!

Tickets are $6.00, and spots are limited, so RSVP today!

Volunteer at the Harvard Square Meals Program

Mar 3 2016 - 2:00pm - 8:00pm

Join a group of Boston Area Returned Peace Corps Volunteers and Appalachian Mountain Club young members as we prepare and serve meals in Harvard Square.

When: Thursday, March 3, 2016 - arrive between 2-6pm (Food preparation begins at 2pm, meal service at 6pm, and cleanup goes to 8pm)

Where: The basement of Christ Church Cambridge in Harvard Square

What: Help prepare and serve meals at the Harvard Square Meals Program. Come dressed in clothing appropriate for food prep and service (long-sleeved shirt and pants, closed-toe shoes)

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