|By Admin1 (admin) (ppp-70-245-26-66.dsl.okcyok.swbell.net - 220.127.116.11) on Wednesday, February 21, 2007 - 3:24 pm: Edit Post|
1980: John Geiger served as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Honduras in Tegucigalpa beginning in 1980
Returned Peace Corps Volunteer John Geiger can be contacted at thegeigersabellsouthdnet
Country of Service: Honduras
Training Group: Honduras
Cities you served in: Tegucigalpa
Arrival Year: 1980
Departure Year: 1982
Environmental Engineer with the Ministry of Renewable Natural Resources
Bring us up to date on your life after the peace corps:
Started and directed (for 18 years) the Catholic Volunteers in Florida, a one-year volunteer program (see www.cvif.org or www.cnvs.org. Since 2001 work for Orange County Florida in the Environmental Protection Division.
Any thoughts you have now looking back on peace corps days?:
A great way to meet other fascinating people and to enlarge one's perspective of life. The tax money spent on Peace Corps has a better chance of establishing world peace than all the money spent on the military.
Anyone you are looking for or would like to hear from?:
The band we had for the Peace Corps parties 1980-1982 - one member was Dave Robinson, he was great on sax and clarinet, he was from Maine. I am in touch with he piano player - Jon Lind who worked in the Ministry of Natural Reosurces as well but as an environmental educator.
Originally posted: February 21, 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 Honduras; Directory of Honduras RPCVs; Messages and Announcements for Honduras RPCVs; Peace Corps Annual Report: 1980