Boston Area Returned Peace Corps Volunteers

Events


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2015 HELP EDUCATE Lobster Bake in Kennebunkport

Jun 6 2015 - 12:00pm - 7:00pm

 Join BARPCV and Help Educate for an afternoon of lobster, croquet, and kayaking the Kennebunk River to benefit Nicaraguan university students!

Help Educate was founded by Peace Corps Volunteers in Nicaragua in 2004, and continues to provide scholarships to the most deserving and needy students. Graduates have gone on to become civil engineers, agricultural engineers, teachers, doctors, accountants, and more. Most importantly, graduates have become agents of change in their communities, helping to unlock educational opportunities for their peers.

Annual Meet and Greet at The Brahim

May 19 2015 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm

 

Around the World Fair at Boston University

Mar 2 2015 - 12:30pm - 3:30pm

The Boston Peace Corps Recruiters are hosting an Around the World Fair at Boston University during Peace Corps Week, on Monday, March 2nd from 12:30 to 3:30pm.

Peace Corps Global Presenter Training

Feb 4 2015 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Register today!

Due to a high demand from our first Training, we are excited to invite you to join Third Goal Program Specialist Meleia Egger (RPCV Malawi) in collaboration with the Peace Corps Northeast Regional Recruitment Office on Wednesday, February 4 from 12:00 to 1:00 p.m. for our second Peace Corps Global Presenter Training.

RPCVs have some of the most compelling, hilarious, and moving stories from their Peace Corps service. Even so, speaking about one's service to a group of people can be overwhelming. Where to start? What to say?

Lecture: Exploring Global Prosperity

Nov 19 2014 - 5:30pm - 7:00pm

Speaker: Nathan Gamester, Programme Director, Prosperity Index, Legatum Institute

What does it mean for a nation to be prosperous? Is it all about GDP? If national success is about more than just wealth, how can you accurately measure it over time? This event will explore the data and findings from the new 2014 Global Prosperity Index, the definitive measure of global progress.

Lecture: Social Entrepreneurs and the Role of Foundations

Nov 17 2014 - 5:30pm - 7:00pm

Speaker: Nina Tellegen, CEO, DOEN Foundation, Netherlands 

Lecture from 5:60-6:30 with reception to follow

This lecture will focus on social enterprises in Africa and Asia and the role foundations, such as DOEN, play in their development. Based on the stories of entrepreneurs, the lecture will provide insight into the major constraints, challenges and opportunities entrepreneurs face.

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