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1968: Patricia Caracci de Souza served in Brazil in Euclides da Cunha, Bahia beginning in 1968
Returned Peace Corps Volunteer Patricia Caracci de Souza can be contacted at Pattony3acsdcom
Country of Service: Brazil
Training Group: School for Int'l Living, Brattleboro, VT
Cities you served in: Euclides da Cunha, Bahia
Arrival Year: 1968
Departure Year: 1970
Work Description: Rural Community Development
Bring us up to date on your life after the peace corps:
Married a guy from E. da Cunha and we have raised two sons. I have worked as a college registrar and later a Quality Manager. All along have been doing free lance translation and recently opened own business "The Right Word" translation services. Returned to Bahia in the mid eighties, running the family cattle ranch and teaching English. Vacationed in Bahia in 2001 with Barb Polland Stein and Cathy Weiller Buchalter and their spouses. Was great to see them reconnect with their friends from Serrinha after 30 years! Have also remained in contact over the years with John Stende who served in Cicero Dantas.
Any thoughts you have now looking back on peace corps days?:
Has affected every aspect of my life since. I gained much more than I gave.
Anyone you are looking for or would like to hear from?:
Joyce Chinen from Hawaii.
Originally posted: August 23, 2002
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