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1965: Richard J. Cerny served in Nigeria in 50 mile radius of Ibadan beginning in 1965
Returned Peace Corps Volunteer Richard J. Cerny can be contacted at Sirknee1aaoldcom
Country of Service: Nigeria
Training Group: Nigeria XVI - Agriculture & Community Development
Cities you served in: 50 mile radius of Ibadan
Arrival Year: 1965
Departure Year: 1967
Work Description: Young Farmers Clubs Organizer & Community Development
Bring us up to date on your life after the peace corps:
I've been in the Food Industry. First 9 years in Food Product
Development. For the past 25 years in Flavor Sales servicing the
Any thoughts you have now looking back on peace corps days?:
I'm sorry that I did not make it my career. I wish I could relive the
experiences that I had. It truly was "The hardest job you'll ever
Anyone you are looking for or would like to hear from?:
A Nigerian - The best friend that I ever had - Kolawole Olaniyan -
from the village of Ede (Western Nigeria)
Any message for returned volunteers?:
You can never go back - but wouldn't it be fun to return with
members of your old group? It would really be difficult choosing a
Originally posted: October 8, 2001
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