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!
CAPCA gets a nice shout-out as does CAPCA Social Chair Brian DeFilippo!!! Check out the article here: http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/local/northnorthwest/ct-x-n-peace-corps-reunion-20110309,0,6591545.story . . . → Read More: CAPCA Featured in Chicago Tribune!
Our annual ski trip to Camp Vista in Dundee, Wisconsin was a great success! We had 61 RPCV’s, friends, and family for the weekend. We enjoyed moussaka, tofu, chicken, stroganoff, and Eastern European desserts. There were several musicians, actors, and comedians in the talent show. There were board games, fish fry’s, [...] . . . → Read More: Camp Vista Winter 2011 Was A Great Success!
Come join us for our annual trip to Dundee, Wisconsin January 21-23, 2011 About 3 hours from Chicago, near Kettle Moraine RPCV’s, family, and friends welcome! Snow or No Snow! We go! X-country ski, downhill ski, gourmet food, fireside conversation, games, music, sledding, and much more! Communal eating, comfortable dormitory living, clean showers Bring sleeping bag or bedding and a towel Cost $65 adults- [...] . . . → Read More: Annual Winter Getaway to Camp Vista 2011!
Many of us braved the snow on Tuesday, December 7th at the CAPCA Holiday Potluck Dinner! Check out the photos below! . . . → Read More: CAPCA Potluck Photos!