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1980: Marcie Lafair Obstfeld served as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Philippines in Pototan beginning in 1980
Returned Peace Corps Volunteer Marcie Lafair Obstfeld can be contacted at ppimarcieaaoldcom
Country of Service: Philippines
Training Group: 173
Cities you served in: Pototan
Arrival Year: 1980
Departure Year: 1982
I worked with Farmers Marketing Cooperatives.
Other Countries you served in, Training Group Name Arrival Year, Departure Year, Work Description:
After my COS- I worked in Bataan with the Refugee program and then I worked in Thailand in a similar Refugee program.
Bring us up to date on your life after the peace corps:
Lived in Wash., DC from 1984-1993. I married in 1991 and I moved to Michigan in 1993. I had 2 children in Mich. & then in 2001 I moved to Calif.
Any thoughts you have now looking back on peace corps days?:
Those were wonderful days...the toughest job you'll ever love and we did it for the money!
Anyone you are looking for or would like to hear from?:
I would love to hear from anyone who remembers me!
Originally posted: October 21, 2007
Peace Corps Annual Report: 1980; Peace Corps Philippines; Directory of Philippines RPCVs; Messages and Announcements for Philippines RPCVs
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