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2004: Lauren McCall Abraham served in Jordan in Bsaira, Tafileh beginning in 2004
Returned Peace Corps Volunteer Lauren McCall Abraham can be contacted at laurenabraham18ayahoodcom
Country of Service: Jordan
Training Group: J8
Cities you served in: Bsaira, Tafileh
Arrival Year: 2004
Departure Year: 2005
Community/Youth Development Volunteer
I taught English, taught Tawjihi English to 5 girls that had previously failed the exam. 4 of which went on to pass and go to college. I also taught English to young girls 1st-7th grade and an aerobics class for older women. I did a lot of painting and art projects in different youth centers.
Bring us up to date on your life after the peace corps:
I recently moved to New York City to take a job at Transperfect Translations, Inc.
Any thoughts you have now looking back on peace corps days?:
I wouldn't trade any of it for the world. Absolutely amazing and truly life-changing on all levels.
Any message for returned volunteers?:
If you're in NY email me!
Originally posted: August 30, 2005
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