Ethnic Luncheon, Saturday, 9/20, 12 noon, SOL Mexican Cantina, Branchburg, NJ

NJ RPCVs and friends are invited to an ethnic luncheon gathering on Saturday, September 20th, 12 noon at SOL Mexican Cantina, 3366 Route 22 West, Branchburg, NJ 08876. (, (908)526-4SOL)

The restaurant is centrally located and has great Mexican food, a festive atmosphere, and good prices. Spouses/friends/family members are welcome!

Please RSVP by Thursday, September 18th to:

Janet Matts at or her cell phone (908) 334-5504.

Peace Corps Africa Shirts Available from Atlanta RPCV Group

Peace Corps Africa shirts are available from the Atlanta RPCVs until Sept. 21st. Please click here for more info: Continue reading

RPCV Volunteer Opportunity for Education Reform

Our RPCV-NJ Outreach Coordinator recently received this request from Nakechia Gay, RPCV-Ecuador 2012-14 regarding a RPCV Volunteer Opportunity for Education Reform.  Please click here for more info: Continue reading

NJ RPCV Community Now Has a “Meet Up” Group

A “Meet Up” Group as been established for the NJ RPCV community

New Jersey Returned Peace Corps Volunteers Meetup

New Brunswick, NJ
3 RPCVs, Family & Friends

This group is intended for Returned Peace Corps Volunteers and others sharing the goals of RPCV-NJ and the US Peace Corps (including pursuit of cultural exchange and internati…

Next Meetup

Volunteer at Howell Living Farm, Mercer County, to harvest p…

Saturday, Aug 16, 2014, 11:00 AM
0 Attending

Check out this Meetup Group →

Join the group and get updated information on upcoming activities including but no limited to social, outreach and volunteer events.

Potato Harvest at Howell Living Farm, Saturday, August 16, 11am-3pm

It’s harvest time! There will be a volunteer harvesting event happening at Howell Living Farm on Saturday, August 16, 11AM to 3PM. Click the following link for more info:


An exhibit of artwork by artist RPCVs is being organized for showing in April-May 2015 at Rutgers University Douglass Library, New Brunswick, NJ

Title: “Lasting Impressions of Peace Corps Service in Health,
Education and Development Programs”

Eligible work must have been created either during your Peace Corps service or, if after your service, must be directly influenced and inspired by your experiences as a Peace Corps Volunteer and life in your host country. Continue reading

NJ RPCV winner of Blog it Home challenge

One of nine winners of the Peace Corps “Blog It Home” challenge is Anna Nathanson from Teaneck, NJ serving in Cameroon.
We are posting her blog on our website and Facebook to help support her chances of winning. She and the other eight winners will travel from their countries of service to Washington DC to present their blogs.
Here is the link to the actual blog  


RPCV-NJ Supports Border2Border Hike Across Armenia

The RPCV-NJ has given a $500 grant to a PCP project in Armenia sponsored by Rosie Jeffrey, a PC from Caldwell. Rosie sent us the following email: Continue reading