Central Ohio Returned Peace Corps Volunteers Association
Welcome to CORVA
--a non-profit organization of returned Peace Corps volunteers that serves as the local representative of the National Peace Corps Association (NPCA).
We are a 501(C)3 organization dedicated to connecting people from other countries to each other through service and conversation.
**Next Meeting or Events**
Dinner Out: Wed. January 2016 at 6:30 pm
Buckeye Pho, 761 Bethel Rd. Columbus - Come enjoy Vietnamese cuisine and conversation.
****Returned Peace Corps Volunteers, people interested in Peace Corps and family and friends are welcome to come to our meetings whether a potlcuk or a dinner out.
Peace Corps applications reached a 22-year high for fiscal year 2014 (Oct. 1, 2013 – Sept. 30, 2014).
Kaya, a Korean restaurant at 4710 Reed Rd., Upper Arlington (Columbus) (614) 326-2551. Here is a link to the Yelp review. http://www.yelp.com/biz/kaya-restaurant-columbus
Carry out the third goal of Peace Corps--
--Bringing the World Back Home by...
National Day of Action
“I urge you to support the President’s request of $410 million for the Peace Corps. Please prioritize Peace Corps funding in your personal appropriations request.”
Here's the link to other talking points and contact information about who to call.
Also, in June, there's the
Peace Corps Connect Conference in Berkeley, CA
Click here for details.
We are also affiliated with the National Peace Corps Association (NPCA).
***Make Membership Official*** to put a small amount of money to major good use
To join NPCA (with a link that allows you to join CORVA, click here.
NPCA dues are $35 for a year.
CORVA dues are $15, also for a year. CORVA dues cover cost of the CORVA website and our PO Box rental.
Click here to send us a message.