RPCV’s and Friends We served globally, let’s celebrate locally! Think that you will be unable to attend the anniversary festivities in Washington, but still want to celebrate, then join us on the evening of September 22, 2011 for the 50th Peace Corps Anniversary “Dinner by Satellite” Our goal is to get 75-100 friends in multiple locations on a single night in and [...] . . . → Read More: Thursday, September 22nd: 50th Anniversary Dinner by Satellite
Please join the Chicago Area Peace Corps Association (CAPCA) and the Chicago Regional Peace Corps Office in commemorating the legacy of all Peace Corps Volunteers who have served around the world since 1961 promoting global peace, friendship and understanding on behalf of the United States. To honor this milestone, we will dedicate a tree and plaque [...] . . . → Read More: Peace Corps 50th Anniversary Tree Dedication Honoring 50 Years of U.S. Peace Corps Service Monday, August 29th at 1:00 p.m. at Federal Plaza (corner of Adams and Dearborn Sts.,in Chicago)
Peace Corps and the Chicago Fire! Coming up Sunday, August 21, 2011 Come celebrate the 50th Anniversary of Peace Corps and the beautiful game with us and the Chicago Fire at Toyota Park in Bridgeview, IL. Location: Toyota Park, 7000 S Harlem, Bridgeview, IL 60455 Sunday, August 21, 2011 @ 6:00pm All are welcome – friends, family, colleagues, RPCVs. Tickets for [...] . . . → Read More: Peace Corps and the Chicago Fire! Coming up Sunday, August 21, 2011
Please join CACPA on Tues, July 26th for our monthly social dinner Where: Pho Lily Vietnamese Restuarant, 5100 N. Broadway, Chicago (North of both Lawrence & Argyle on the west side of Broadway) When: Tues July 26th at 6:30 pm This is a small, intimate place with wonderful & very reasonable priced food. It is easily assessible from [...] . . . → Read More: July 26 Dinner at Pho Lily Vietnamese Restaurant in Uptown
Save the Date. To Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Peace Corps and the 200,000 volunteers who have served since 1961 – CAPCA and the Peace Corps Chicago Recruiting Office with the support of the General Services Administration is having a Public Ceremony in Federal Plaza on Monday August 29th at 1:00 pm. Come [...] . . . → Read More: Peace Corps 50th Anniversary Tree Dedication in Federal Plaza on August 29, 2011
Interested in federal jobs? Want to prep for the Peace Corps job fair in July? Join us Saturday, June 25th, from 10am to 2pm for a workshop and potluck at the North Lakeside Cultural Center at 6219 N Sheridan Road (at Granville Street in Berger Park.). Learn about constructing a federal resume, get interviewing [...] . . . → Read More: RPCV Job Support Workshop and Potluck, Saturday, June 25 in Chicago
CAPCA’s After-Party is at Monk’s Pub from 8-10. Monk’s is at 205 W. Lake Street (Lake & Wells). There will be a ton of free food and great drink specials! Head to the back of the bar for our semi-private area. . . . → Read More: Peace Corps Nomination Party! (and CAPCA After-Party!)
Hey CAPCA Members! Join us at this month’s CAPCA Dinner, Thursday May 19th at Turkish Cuisine! Turkish Cuisine serves… you guessed it… Turkish Food! Peace Corps first went to Turkey in 1962, the same year we removed U.S. missiles from Turkey as a part of an agreement to end the Cuban missile crisis! Probably not [...] . . . → Read More: May CAPCA Social Event!
CAPCA and the Chicago Peace Corps office are sponsoring peer job support groups on Tuesdays in May. The sessions will be held from 12pm to 1pm at the Chicago Peace Corps office on 55 W Monroe Street, Suite 450. . . . → Read More: Peer Job Support Sessions in May
The Northwest Herald recently featured several CAPCA members reminiscing about their Peace Corps Service. Read more here! . . . → Read More: CAPCA Members in the News!