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Dec 18, SF Story Jam:
Preaching to the Choir


Celebrate our last story jam of the year with our 'Preaching to the Choir Story Jam' on December 18. In Honor of the holiday we'll be sharing tales of cultural salvation from near and far. Details>>

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>>

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SF Story Jam

4/9/14 Wed (6:30 PM - 8:30 PM)
Salle Events
1632 C Market St, San Francisco
Contact:Will Spargur (will [AT] norcalpca [DOT] org)




Join us at Salle Events, an incredible venue just a few blocks from BART. Have a glass of wine or beer, mingle with new friends in this elegant venue, and prepare for a night of stories from our most seasoned engaging speakers.

Former volunteers tell true stories of service overseas. Our stories are hilarious, moving, and true. All are told on stage without notes or scripts. Doors open at 6:30pm with socializing and a cash bar till 7:00pm when the story jam begins. This event is open to the public. There's a suggested donation of $5.

Our Story Lineup

  • Kristiana Dhillon Pure, Pure Water

  • Julia Lee, Ukraine 2011-2013- It Never Ends

  • John Hoban, Indonesia 2011-2013 - The Hospital

  • Justina Wu, Kenya 2005-2007-Finding a Way

  • Bill Matheson

  • Zachary Matheson/Jenna Lohmann, Mali 2011-2012 - Jenna, You Beautiful Flower Princess: A Love Story


Check out these samples from previous events:



If you like more information please contact Will Spargur at will [AT] norcalpca [DOT] org