Volunteer Day and Peace Vigil
September 22, 2001
Hundreds of returned Peace
Corps Volunteers, staff, friends came together on Sept. 22, 2001, to
honor the Peace Corps' 40th anniversary. The day began with a volunteer
project, and ended with a "Peace Vigil" on the National Mall
in Washington D.C.
See 40th Anniversary
on Peace Corps website.
Peace Corps Founding Director Sargent
Shriver addresses Vigil.
reunion in conjunction with NPCA 40th + 1 anniversary will take place in
2001 Reunion in conjunction
with the Peace Corps 40th anniversary was cancelled because of the war.
Jorgensen, Peace Corps Director in Panamá, briefed PCPF members on
current volunteer programs. See photos and report on St.
members in the Northwest met in Eugene. PCPF had just been
incorporated in the State of Michigan.
Vaughan, former US Ambassador to Panamá and Director of Peace Corps
speaks to PCPF Reunion.
formally organizes, electing officers.
25th Anniversary. Corey Aquino keynote speaker. PCPF formed at bar in