2017 Peace Corps Panama Calendar

We are shipping the 2017 VAC Panama Calendars. Order soon!

Scholarship Fund for the Blind

With your help, PCPF provides scholarships for visually handicapped students in Panamá in the name of Bud Keith, a blind Peace Corps Panama volunteer who served in Panama City..

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The Future of Peace Corps Panama Friends

Dear Peace Corps Panama Friend,

More than two decades ago a group of Panama RPCVs joined together to form Peace Corps Panama Friends, a registered 501c3 nonprofit organization.

If PCPF is to continue it will need a fresh board of enthusiastic, dedicated members to step up.

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2015 PCPF Annual Report

Peace Corps Panama Friends is the non-profit alumni community of Peace Corps Panama volunteers, staff, families, and friends.  We help our members stay in touch with Panamá and with each other.

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Who we are

Peace Corps Panama Friends is the non-profit alumni community of Peace Corps Panama volunteers, staff, families, and friends.  We help our members stay in touch with Panamá and with each other.

We are a 501(c)3 non-profit organization under the Internal Revenue Code. Donors to PCPF can deduct contributions they make to you under IRC Section 170. Donors may also make tax deductible bequests, devises, transfers or gifts under Section 2055, 2106, or 2522. (PCPF 2015 determination letter.)

Charley Stough's cartoons.

Charley Stough’s cartoons.

We contribute to volunteer projects in Panama.

  • There are currently 209 Volunteers in Panama working in the areas of community economic development, English education, environment, health and agriculture. During their service in Panama, Volunteers learn to speak the local languages, including: Embera, Ngabe, Spanish, Wounaan and Naso.
  • More than 2,370 Peace Corps Volunteers have served in Panama since the program was established in 1963.  (Source:  Peace Corps Panama webpage.)

We are a country-of-service affiliate of the National Peace Corps Association. We encourage our members to join and support the NPCA. You can find out more about the NPCA at www.peacecorpsconnect.org.

We are not a part of the United States Peace Corps.

Stay in Touch

If you want to stay in contact with former Peace Corps Panama Volunteers, add your name to our database. We do not share or sell your information.

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Donate to Peace Corps Panama Friends

PCPF uses donations for the Bud Keith Scholarship Fund for the Blind and the PCPF Development Fund.  See details . . .

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