About Peace Corps

The Peace Corps is a volunteer program run by the United States government. The stated mission of the Peace Corps includes three goals: providing technical assistance; helping people outside the United States to understand American culture; and helping Americans to understand the cultures of other countries.

The work is generally related to social
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  • Peace Corps photo: Teaching kids in Africa - all smiles!
  • Peace Corps photo: Working for the rights and concerns of the elderly
  • Peace Corps photo: Belize: All good: hanging w young, elderly or enjoying the beautiful outdoors and Maya cave systems.
  • Peace Corps photo: 1986 Deaf Education Volunteers

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$65,602 per year
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$52,842 per year
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$104,000
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$55,904 per year
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Peace Corps website