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Featured Events

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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SB Story Jam

5/14/14 Wed (6:30 PM - 8:00 PM)
Jerry Yang and Akiko Yamazaki Environment and Energy Building
Y2E2, Room 111, Stanford
Contact:Will Spargur (will [AT] norcalpca [DOT] org)


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 till 7:00pm when the story jam begins. This event is open to the public.

Directions for getting to the Engineering Quad (where Y2E2 111 is located) on the Stanford Campus

Our story theme is Breakthroughs

- Cynthia Wambsgans,Tanzania 2006-2008 - The Sum of It

- Evan Frazer, Peru 2009-2012 - Where to?

- Alicea Cock-Esteb, El Salvador 2009-2011 - Balta's Family

- Rustin Crandall, Guyana 2005-2007 - Listening

And maybe you, we have a 5 min wild card slot. You don't need to be a returned Peace Corps Volunteer