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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>>


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RPCV Story Slam

9/13/13 Fri (7:30 PM - 10:00 PM)
Grand Lake Coffee House
440 Grand Ave, Oakland
Contact:Will Spargur (will [AT] norcalpca [DOT] org)


Former Peace Corps Volunteers True Stories Told on Stage without Notes or Scripts. Local RPCV's spill the beans on what life is really like in the 'Toughest Job You'll Ever Love' in a Moth Style story telling hour featuring stories from


  • Banana Republic
    Roy Schachter (Honduras 83-85)

  • Mondays
    Alexander Labinov (Moldova 07-09)

  • Culture Matters
    Lyle Hansen (Mali 11-12)

  • The French Connection
    Zach Matheson (Mali 11-12)

  • The Stick
    Will Spargur (Swaziland 92-95)



And maybe you. (Audience members have the opportunity to put their name in the hat in hopes of being picked for one of our 6-minute wild-card slots)

This event is free and open to all.