Boston Area Returned Peace Corps Volunteers


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Share Your Experience in the BARPCV Annual Photo Contest

Celebrating 50 Years of Service Through Photos

Submissions to the 2012 BARPCV Photo Contest were due by December 31st. Thanks to all who submitted their beautiful images. 

Voting for the top three images is open through the end of January. Please take a moment to look at the 12 photos and then cast your votes using the survey link below. Voting is only open to active BARPCV members. Votes must be cast before January 31, 2012. Individuals may only vote once. 

We'll be hosting an event in February to unveil the exhibit and announce the top three finalists. Stay tuned for details! 

2012 Photo Contest Submissions (in no particular order) 

JFK Scavenger Hunt

Oct 23 2010 - 2:00pm - 5:00pm

Join BARPCV members, RPCVs and friends for an afternoon of fun in Harvard Square! Explore Harvard Square in a whole new way through a Kennedy-inspired scavenger hunt to celebrate JFK’s speech on Oct. 14, 1960 at the University of Michigan that inspired a nation to Peace Corps service. The hunt will end at a local bar/restaurant where snacks will be provided, winners announced and prizes given! Bring friends and create your own team (3-5 people) or come and join a team that day.

2010 Annual Meeting & Brunch

Nov 20 2010 - 10:00am - 11:30am

BARPCV Annual Meeting & Brunch
Meet other BARPCV members, socialize and learn about what the BARPCV has been up to this past year and how we'll be celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the Peace Corps!
Buffet style brunch will be served

International Day of Peace

Sep 21 2010 (All day)

This year the Boston Area Returned Peace Corps Volunteers (BARPCV) would like for you to join them in supporting the International Day of Peace. The International Day of Peace (also known as World Peace Day), occurs annually on September 21st. The day is dedicated to peace and promoting ceasefires in active combat zones. Please show your support of ceasefires across the world, by changing your Facebook profile image to our peace flag and by taking a break for a moment of silence at noon time in your time zone. To download the image, visit our facebook page here.


Dec 3 2010 - 8:30pm - 10:00pm

After the Welcome Back - Send Off Celebration, join us for a BARPCV TGIF at:


45 Mount Auburn Street

Cambridge, MA

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