A few days ago a received news that I will be working and living in Moyobamba, Peru. In Moyobamba, I will be working with the organization "Paz y Esperanza", which is a non-profit organization (NGO). Paz y Esperanza "is an international Christian human rights organization dedicated to upholding and promoting justice for people and communities… Continue reading My YAV Placement
I recently received the news that I will be going to Peru for my YAV the 2017-2018 YAV year. I am so very excited to hear this news! I have always wanted to visit Peru and learn more about its culture. I don't know exactly where I will be living or what I will be… Continue reading Peru, Here I Come!
I am so excited to be a YAV this upcoming 2017-2018 year! I learned about the Young Adult Volunteer program through the Presbyterian Church (USA) while I was a sophomore in college. Two friends signed up to be YAVs and served in Northern Ireland. This last summer, I attended Triennium at Purdue University in Indiana… Continue reading Becoming a Young Adult Volunteer