PFP Newsletters & President’s Corner

September 2023

In this month’s newsletter:

1) Celebrate the Third Annual Rotary Peace Corps Week
2) Ethiopia in 1961: A Peace Corps Odyssey
3) Pioneering Peace and Collaboration
4) Join NPCA for the 2023 Peace Corps Connect Conference

July 2023

In this month’s President’s Corner:

1) Rotary – Peace Corps Week information & registration
2) Connect with your Clubs
3) Share your joint projects
4) PFP’s report on Melbourne Rotary International Convention.

June 2023

In this month’s newsletter:

1) Service from Peru to Mill Valley
2) Virtual Service – Reconnecting with Purpose from the Comfort of Home!
3) Save the Date – Rotary Peace Corps Week

May 2023

In this month’s President’s Corner:

1) Rotary International Convention – PFP Booth
2) Disaster Response Grants for Ukrainian refugees
3) Rotary District Conferences

April 2023

In this month’s newsletter:

1) Partnership Spotlight: Refugee Welcome Kits in Falls Church, VA
2) Revitalizing Houston’s Third Ward
3) Rotary Peace Center Celebrates 20th Anniversary
4) Outreach at District Conferences

March 2023

In this month’s President’s Corner:

1) NPCA Day of Advocacy on Capitol Hill
2) Save the Date: Rotary-Peace Corps Week 2023
3) Help PFP at Rotary International Convention

February 2023

In this month’s newsletter:

1) Greenhouse Gardens in DR
2) Host a Table at your DisCon
3) Story: Spontaneous Connections
4) PFP in Worldview Magazine
5) PC Week Events
6) NPCA Nat’l Advocacy Days
7) RPFAA 24-hr Peace Conference

January 2023

In this month’s President’s Corner:

1) PFP President, Kim Dixon, attended swearing-in ceremony of new Peace Corps Director, Carol Spahn.
2) Peace Corps return to service update
3) How you can help further build the Rotary-Peace Corps partnership

October 2022​

In this month’s newsletter:

1) Rotary Peace Corps Week 2022 Final Report it Ready
2) Renew your PFP Membership today!
3) Announcing the PFP All-Member Annual Meeting on December 3, 2022

September 2022​

In this month’s newsletter:

1) That’s a wrap! Cheers to a successful Rotary-Peace Corps Week.
2) Partnering is more than projects: 10 ideas for partnering with Rotary and Peace Corps
3) PFP jointly named the winner of the Loret Miller Ruppe Award
4) PFP needs your help! Call for volunteers and board members
5) PCVs back in service: An update from National Peace Corps Association

August 2022​

In this month’s President’s Corner

1) Rotary-Peace Corps Week (RPCW) is 3 weeks away! Register now.
2) PCVs are back in the field!
3) Resources for helping PFP promote RPCW and the partnership.

July 2022​

In this month’s newsletter:

1) PFP Selected as Finalist for the Ruppe Award
2) Rotary-Peace Corps Week 2022 (Sept. 19-23)
3) Article: The World’s Largest Extended Family
4) Global Grant Providing Humanitarian Aid in Ukraine
5) Disaster Response Grants Available

June 2022​

President’s Corner

PFP had a busy RI Convention in June 2022 hosting breakouts and special sessions promoting the partnership, and supporting Peace Corps in its booth in the House of Friendship. Check out the June President’s update for an overview of the sessions and how they engaged Rotary members into partnership work.

May 2022​

In this month’s newsletter:

1) Call to Action: Support and Visit PFP at the Peace Corps Booth and Breakout Sessions at RI International Convention
2) Save-the-Date for the second annual Rotary-Peace Corps Week
3) Materials for hosting a booth at your upcoming District Conference
4) Opportunities for supporting Rotary-Peace Corps collaborative efforts for Ukrainian people through Global Grants and Disaster Response grants

April 2022​

President’s Corner

1) Materials for hosting a booth at your District Conference
2) Upcoming Membership Meeting (link to recording included)
3) Introducing our new Peace Corner on the PFP website

March 2022​

In this newsletter:

1) Materials for hosting a booth at your District Conference
2) Peace Corps Volunteers return to service in the field
3) How PFP is supporting relief efforts in Ukraine
4) Kentucy RPCVs and Rotarians launch International Book Project
5) TCP Microloans: A Global Grant Opportunity
6) Join us at the RI Convention in Houston, TX, USA

January 2022​

In this issue:

1) Victor Barnes, RI Director of Programs and Grants speaks on the value of the partnership
2) President’s Corner: Looking ahead at 2022
3) Interview with Aaron Williams, former Director of US Peace Corps
4) TCP Global Microloans in Uganda: a PCV-Rotary Story
5) Save the Date: March 2022 Advocacy Week


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