Alternatives to the Peace Corps, 12th Edition

Caitlin Hachmyer | 04.29.2008

Edited by Caitlin Hachmyer


Make Your Commitment Count! Want to work on a volunteer project that really matters but don’t know where to start looking? Alternatives to the Peace Corps is the original resource for finding community-based, grassroots volunteer work–the kind of work that changes the world, one person at at time. Whether you want to volunteer at home or abroad, and whether you can spend two years or two weeks, Alternatives to the Peace Corps will help you find a volunteer experience to match your highest ideals.

Paperback: 148 pages, ISBN 978-0-935028-31-7

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Thoroughly revised, expanded, and updated in its 12th edition, Alternatives to the Peace Corps has:

  • listings for over 100 carefully selected national and international organizations
  • tips on researching and evaluating organizations
  • help with budgeting and fundraising
  • an extensive resource section full of books, websites, and organizations for further reading and research and much more.

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Praise for Alternatives to the Peace Corps

“An idealist’s bible for every dreamer…experienced or inexperienced, well-seasoned or first-time traveler, who wants to do something good in the world.” –Whole Earth

“A valuable guide to volunteer projects offering global goodwill and, more importantly, a sense of personal responsibility.” –Dollars & Sense

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