|By Admin1 (admin) (ppp-70-245-109-220.dsl.okcyok.swbell.net - 220.127.116.11) on Saturday, April 05, 2008 - 6:15 pm: Edit Post|
1973: patrick kinzel served as a Peace Corps Volunteer in NICARAGUA in WASPAM beginning in 1973
Returned Peace Corps Volunteer patrick kinzel can be contacted at patmann649aaoldcom
Country of Service: NICARAGUA
Training Group: PUERTO RICO OMNIBUS GROUP?
Cities you served in: WASPAM
Arrival Year: 1973
Departure Year: 1975
I WORKED IN THE FORESTRY PROGAM WITH THE MICARAGUAN NATIONAL FOREST PROGRAM, CALLED INFONAC. I WORKED OUR OF SLILMASIA. THE PROGRAM INVOLVED REFORESTATION, WOOD PRODUCT REMOVAL, FIRE CONTROL, COMMUNITY EDUCATION.
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I WORKED IN THE US FOREST SERVICE IN MISSISSIPPI, AND ARIZONA.
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MY EXPERIENCE WITH THE PEACE CORPS WAS SOME OF THE MOST CHALLENGING AND SOME OF THE MOST REWARDING TIMES IN MY LIFE. I AM SO GLAD FOR THE TIME I HAD IN NICARAGUA. I KNOW THAT I HAD RECEIVED MORE FROM THE PEOPLE OF NICARAGUA THAN I GAVE THEM. THEY ARE SUCH A BEAUTIFUL HAPPY PEOPLE. THE CHANCE TO LEARN A NEW CULTURE HAS GIVING ME GREATER INSIGHT INTO SHARING AND CARING FOR OTHERS.
Originally posted: April 5, 2008
Peace Corps Annual Report: 1973; Peace Corps Nicaragua; Directory of Nicaragua RPCVs; Messages and Announcements for Nicaragua RPCVs
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|By Larry Cox (18.104.22.168) on Wednesday, May 07, 2014 - 3:25 pm: Edit Post|
my wife and I served in La Laguna de Los Hernandes and Waspam as Peace Corps volunteers 1972-73. Our older son was born in Bilwascarma at the Moravian Hospital in 1973.