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Featured Events

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>>

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