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1964: Arleen Cheston served in Colombia in Riohacha beginning in 1964
Returned Peace Corps Volunteer Arleen Cheston can be contacted at arlchesaaoldcom
Country of Service: Colombia
Training Group: Community Development
Cities you served in: Riohacha
Arrival Year: 1964
Departure Year: 1966
rural communit development
worked with various entities in the area to improve volunteer efforts
Bring us up to date on your life after the peace corps:
career - teaching ESL to immigrant populations in the Washington DC area
Currently President of Friends of Colombia, an affilliate group of NPCA
Any thoughts you have now looking back on peace corps days?:
My experience in Colombia has turned out to be a lifetime committment and has taken me in directions I would have never otherwise dreamed of.
Any message for returned volunteers?:
Support your RPCV affilliate group, keep in touch with your fellow RPCVs and find ways to continue to serve the population you lived and worked with as a Peace Corps volunteer
Originally posted: March 8, 2004
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