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Featured Events

9/23 Story Telling Workshop
Story Jam
Come to the workshop ready to share an experience. It doesn't have to be super polished, just bring it, an open mind, and some enthusiasm and we will have a good time. All are welcome. You do not have to be a Returned Peace Corps Volunteer More>>

10/8 RPCV Ukraine Panel
(@ Commonwealth Club)
Story Jam
Five recently returned Peace Corps volunteers who served in diverse regions around Ukraine discuss the lives they shared with the people in their communities. In big cities and small towns, east and west, the daily interactions of these volunteers put a human face on the peoples, young and old, living in a country facing an uncertain future.More>>

WAYS TO GET INVOLVED

Last Update: 5/22/2014 9:16 AM

Because NorCalPCA has no paid staff, everything we do is volunteer run. You can get involved through: speakers bureau, helping with events, mentoring, writing, Photography, membership development, and more.


Speaker Requests
Click here to view open speaking opportunities and to volunteer to speak.


Newsletter Writers and Copy Editors

Contact: Sharon Heiny newsletter@norcalpca.org
Each month we focus on a theme and invite stories submissions. We can help put you in touch with RPCVs for stories interviews, help with writing pieces, help with editing pieces, help with photography and fact checking. Stories are 500-1,000 words long. Photographs are encouraged. Deadline for submission is the last Monday of the prior month. Volunteer to help by contacting newsletter@norcalpca.org.
Upcoming Issues:
  • May: Tribute to Peace Corps Host Moms
  • June: Tribute to Peace Corps Host Dads
  • July: Host Country Counterparts
  • Aug: Transit Stories
  • Sep: Peace Corps Hobbies
  • Oct: Food
  • Nov: Fashion