CAPCA’s grants program provides funding for the projects of Peace Corps Volunteers and their local communities in countries all over the world.

CAPCA looks for sustainable Peace Corps Partnership Projects that help build the capacity of community members and aim to fund a variety of strong community-based projects.Take a look at some of the great projects your donations have helped make possible.

$431 Donated

Let Girls Learn

CAPCA donated $431.00 that was collected at the October 23rd, 2015 Founder’s Day Dinner to the Let Girls Learn Program. The Peace Corps Let Girls Learn Program is an ambitious effort to tackle a global issue: educational inequality. Over 62 million girls around the world are not in school, and we are going to change […]

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$500 Donated

Border2Border Walk in Armenia

The 2014 Border2Border (“B2B”) initiative is a project that couples local action with increased national awareness about children’s health and waste reduction. Peace Corps volunteers will walk the entire length of Armenia, one group leaving from the northern border with Georgia and the other from the southern border with Iran. En-route, the B2B teams will join with […]

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$299 Donated

National Spelling Bee in Guinea

1140 students from 38 middle schools participated in local and regional French spelling bees, culminating in a national competition. CAPCA contributed $299 to support PCV Hannah Koppel and her Guinean partners.

$500 Donated

Ukraine Camp MAKE

PCVs Carey Bolnik and Alison Cumbow organized an English language camp focusing on civic engagement, multiculturalism, critical thinking, volunteerism, project planning, and problem solving. Campers each completed a community project. Camp staff included both PCVs and Ukrainians of various ethnicities.

$500 Donated

Camp GLOW (Girls Leading Our World)

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 […]

$1090 Donated

Eco-friendly Bags in the Philipinnes

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.

$835 Donated

Ukraine Media Room

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.

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