NYC Pride Week
Information for people interested in attending is below. Some events need volunteers to help out with preparation. If you are interested in participating or have questions, please contact Duvale Riley (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Friday June 28, 6:00pm-7:30pm – Peace Corps Panel: The LGBTQ+ Experience
The LGBTQ Community Center, Rm 310, 208 W 13th St New York, NY 10011
Saturday June 29, 4:00pm-7:00pm – The Center’s Open House: Peace Corps table/booth
The LGBTQ Community Center, 208 W 13th St New York, NY 10011
Volunteers needed for these time slots – 5:00pm-6:00pm, 6:00pm-7:00pm
Sunday June 30, 8:00am-6:00pm – Pride Fest: Peace Corps table/booth
4th Avenue between Union Square and Astor Place
Volunteers needed for these time slots – 10:00am-12 noon, 12 noon – 2:00 pm, 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm, 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm, Breakdown
Sunday June 30, 11:00am – Pride March: Contingent
26th St & 5th Ave
Wham Bam Story Slam
You ready for this! Our Peace Corps Story Slam is a time each year to come together to share the heartwarming, oddly touching and definitely too inappropriate to share in polite conversation stories that we all have from our two years as a volunteer. Want to throw down? Check out our “Pro Tips” here.
Art Show Receives NPCA Award
We are thrilled to announce that “Peace Corps Creates…Art By Returned Volunteers,” has been honored by the National Peace Corps Association with the 2019 Loret Miller Ruppe Award for Outstanding Community Service.