|By Admin1 (admin) (ppp-70-245-26-66.dsl.okcyok.swbell.net - 184.108.40.206) on Wednesday, January 10, 2007 - 6:51 am: Edit Post|
1980: Janice Flahiff served as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Liberia in Kpain beginning in 1980
Returned Peace Corps Volunteer Janice Flahiff can be contacted at jmflahiffayahoodcom
Country of Service: Liberia
Training Group: forgot!, registered before, lost username/password
Cities you served in: Kpain
Arrival Year: 1980
Departure Year: 1981
Taught junior high math and science
Bring us up to date on your life after the peace corps:
Now working part time as a medical librarian at University of Toledo-Health Science Campus...have worked in a number of academic and public libraries...sponsoring Betsy Wion in Monrovia through an organization..she is now 15 and in the 6th grade..I am so proud of her
Any thoughts you have now looking back on peace corps days?:
Am grateful I had the opportunity..
Looking back, I think it took the village to keep me going, couldn't have done it without their support..I ebb and flow with local anti-war and peace organizations..now somewhat active with Pax Christi and and Interfaith group..probably wouldn't have happened if I hadn't lived through the "ouskirts" of the coup in 1980
Anyone you are looking for or would like to hear from?:
Not at this time..
Any message for returned volunteers?:
Not at this time..hope everyone is doing well
Originally posted: January 10, 2007
Reconnect with this Peace Corps Volunteer
Leave a message above where it says "Create New Conversation."
If this is your profile, post any additions, updates or corrections to your profile below where it says "Add a Message."
RPCVs: To add your own RPCV profile click here.
| The Peace Corps Library|
The Peace Corps Library is now available online with over 40,000 index entries in 500 categories. Looking for a Returned Volunteer? Check our RPCV Directory or leave a message on our Bulletin Board. New: Sign up to receive our free Monthly Magazine by email, research the History of the Peace Corps, or sign up for a daily news summary of Peace Corps stories. Visit our FAQ for more information about PCOL.
| Help document the History of the Peace Corps|
PCOL is proud to announce that Phase One of the "History of the Peace Corps" is now available online containing over 5,000 pages of primary source documents from the archives of the Peace Corps. Help: Do you have copies of in-country newsletters from your Country of Service. Mail copies to "Ask Not" - Box 1960 - Ponca City, OK 74601. If you can, send them on a CD in jpeg format; if not, send us hard copies.
Peace Corps Liberia; Directory of Liberia RPCVs; Messages and Announcements for Liberia RPCVs; Peace Corps Annual Report: 1980