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1981: Cheryl Jovel served in Sierra Leone in Freetown beginning in 1981
Returned Peace Corps Volunteer Cheryl Jovel can be contacted at Blindbizaaoldcom
Country of Service: Sierra Leone
Training Group: I don't know!!
Cities you served in: Freetown
Arrival Year: 1981
Departure Year: 1983
Work Description: Teacher for Blind Children and Adults
Bring us up to date on your life after the peace corps:
I worked for 2 years in Bolivia as a teacher for the Blind and then got a
masters degree in International Administration from S.I.T in Brattleboro,
Vt. I did an intership with the United Way in Jamaica for 6 months then
joined the Caribbean Council for the Blind for 2 years as an instructor for
new teachers of the blind throughout the Caribbean. I got married in 1989
and have 2 kids. I currently am the office manager for my husband's
Family Practice office in St. Pete, FL
Any thoughts you have now looking back on peace corps days?:
I griped a lot about it while I was there but now I am so glad I did it....my
whole life changed for the better.
Anyone you are looking for or would like to hear from?:
Anyone who served in Sierra Leone
Any message for returned volunteers?:
Look me up!
Originally posted: January 31, 2002
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