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1968: J.A. Diffily served as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Kenya in Eldama Ravine, Kisumu, Macalder Mine beginning in 1968
Returned Peace Corps Volunteer J.A. Diffily can be contacted at diffilyjaagmaildcom
Country of Service: Kenya
Training Group: Agriculture
Cities you served in: Eldama Ravine, Kisumu, Macalder Mine
Arrival Year: 1968
Departure Year: 1970
Trained farmers on maintenance of small diesel tractors
Other Countries you served in, Training Group Name Arrival Year, Departure Year, Work Description:
I administered the oath of office to a group of new volunteers in Togo in December, 2005. Came full circle.
Bring us up to date on your life after the peace corps:
Worked in marine transporation on San Francisco Bay for many years. Became a Foreign Service Officer in 1995.
Any thoughts you have now looking back on peace corps days?:
Once having served, one is a PCV forever more.
Originally posted: April 5, 2008
Peace Corps Annual Report: 1968; Peace Corps Kenya; Directory of Kenya RPCVs; Messages and Announcements for Kenya RPCVs
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|By Wagaka Ochieng Erick (22.214.171.124) on Thursday, March 03, 2011 - 8:43 am: Edit Post|
Am Wagaka Ochieng Erick one of the students whom you sponsored their secondary education between 2004 to 2007.By then I was at
Moi Nyatike Boys hih school where I managed a grade of B plane [65 points} but I failed to get admission into a public universsity here in kenya. I later repeated at Joyland Special Secondary Schiool in Kisumu by the virtue of a god samaritan and managed to get a mean grade of B+ of 73 points in 2009 Kenya Certificate of secondary examinations.I have secured a chance at MOi University in Environmental Health. Am kindly requesting the organisation to reconsider me as one of their sponsored students so as to persue my studies at a higher level of learning.I fully appreaciate your support and believe in your potential to transform the life of needy childrem. Am looking forward to hearing from you soon. Thank you.