The Speakers Bureau aims to address the Third Goal of Peace Corps in a very personal and yet, impactful way by employing volunteer RPCV speakers to schools and organizations, who have requested them.
“Helping promote a better understanding of other peoples on the part of Americans.”
Some activities of past speakers include:
Poster sessions with the Girls Scout of America
Participation on panels with specific topics (clean water solutions, innovations in Africa, etc...)
Speaking to a class about international legal rights
Discussing cultural differences with high school civic organizations
Discussing the political landscape of countries with an adult education class
For organizations and schools
How to make a request:
Please fill out the information on this form and submit it. Please allow up to a week to receive an acknowledgement. Please try to give as much advance notice as possible of your event (a month is ideal).
Resources for educators can be found here.
Returned Peace Corps Volunteers (RPCVs)
How to join the Speakers Bureau:
Please fill out this form and you will be added to the mailing list. Please allow up to a week to receive an acknowledgement.
Presentation toolkit can be found on the Peace Corps website.
Contact: Anna Omura