About Us

Founded in 1978 – RPCV-NJ is the official affiliate group of the National Peace Corps Association for New Jersey.

The RPCV-NJ chapter of the NPCA :

  • promotes awareness among our members regarding current Peace Corps policy and events
  • advocates on the behalf of the Peace Corps
  • serves as a social contact for newly returned volunteers
  • provides a resource to local schools and universities for international/intercultural celebrations and programs
  • funds Peace Corps Partnership projects, as well as local organizations founded by former Peace Corps volunteers

Each year, RPCV-NJ hosts several state-wide and regional events, such as:

  • Annual meeting
  • Ethnic dining and other Social Events
  • Fundraising for PCP projects
  • Outreach and Volunteer events
  • Advocacy trainings and events
  • Film screenings, theater and other cultural events

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Meet the Board of Directors

Learn about the Origins of RPCV-NJ