Romania PCV Ashley Lenihan and local community partners help organize a girls’ leadership camp in English with a focus on skills that rural girls can take back to their villages. The camp was an empowering and life changing experience for many of the girls, who returned home eager to become involved community members with new […]
PCV Julia Crowley and her community in Ilocos Norte in the Philippines held workshops on reducing plastic bag consumption and the hazards of burning them. Community members produced reusable bags, led trainings, and distributed the bags to local households. Approximately 10,000 people in town are benefitting from reduced plastic bag consumption and cleaner air.
PCV Alei Cook from Carey helped her Ukrainian Community create a media room for their rural school. It is now used by 400+ students and 45 regional teachers from 26 surrounding schools, who go to this center to be trained on interactive teaching techniques, HIV/AIDs, and other important topics.