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Women and Girls Win!

You're Invited! - October 11, 2022

 In celebration of the International Day of the Girl Child, we will honor two women whose tireless efforts have contributed to the advancement of women and girls around the globe. The winner of the Deborah Harding Women of Achievement Award, Dr. Theresa Castillo (RPCV Turkmenistan, Morocco, Mali) and the winner of the Kate Raftery Emerging Leaders Award, Jaynice Del Rosario (RPCV Ethiopia) will speak briefly on the challenges facing women and girls in our world today, followed by an open discussion. For more information on their incredible stories, please visit the Women of Achievement Award and Emerging Leader Award pages. All are welcome!

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Supporting Ukraine: Learn About How You Can Help

Thank you for attending WPCL's Support Ukraine: Learn How You Can Help Event!

In case you missed it, you can watch the video recording here and can be found on the Women of Peace Corps Legacy - YouTube channel.

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Below is a list of organizations to continue our support: 

Are you a Returned Peace Corps Volunteer?

Returned Peace Corps Volunteers can support Ukraine and other international communities without leaving home through Peace Corps’ Virtual Service. Participants donate 5 to 15 hours each week to complete project tasks alongside their counterpart. Explore all the available opportunities:  https://www.peacecorps.gov/returned-volunteers/virtual-service-pilot/engagements/?#results.

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Become a Member of Women of Peace Corps Legacy (WPCL) to stay connected and support our efforts to advance women and girls empowerment to create a better, more just, equitable, inclusive and safe world for future generations.

WPCL is an affiliate group of National Peace Corps Association (NPCA). When you join WPCL, you may also join NPCA and any of NPCA's 180+ affiliate groups.

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NPCA Affiliate

We are an affiliate of the National Peace Corps Association (NPCA).

NPCA is the nonprofit alumni network at the center of a vibrant community of over 220,000 people who share the Peace Corps experience. NPCA champions lifelong commitment to Peace Corps ideals by connecting, engaging and promoting its members and affiliate groups as they continue to make a difference in communities in the U.S. and abroad. NPCA is also dedicated to advocating for, contributing to, and supporting the betterment of the Peace Corps. Visit NPCA to learn more.

What We Do

Women of Peace Corps Legacy is a 501(c)3 organization whose mission is to advance women and girls empowerment to create a better, more just, equitable, inclusive and safe world for future generations.

We seek to partner with and highlight the work of organizations and programs that are effectively addressing the issues of women and girls. We also aspire to share the stories of past and current Peace Corps Volunteers and staff in order to inspire future service that can positively impact the lives of women and girls worldwide.