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1979: Linda Gambill Voychehovski served as a Peace Corps Volunteer in The Gambia in Medina Bafuloto, Banjul beginning in 1979
Returned Peace Corps Volunteer Linda Gambill Voychehovski can be contacted at lindy-skiacomcastdnet
Country of Service: The Gambia
Training Group: Health I
Cities you served in: Medina Bafuloto, Banjul
Arrival Year: 1979
Departure Year: 1982
Health and nutrition education, community organizing, gardening.
Bring us up to date on your life after the peace corps:
After marrying that crazy Polish doctor, had one perfect child, studied counseling, became a photographer. Have been teaching ESL at the university and writing a memoir about my years in West Africa.
Any thoughts you have now looking back on peace corps days?:
Many--that's why I'm writing a memoir. I'm glad I served while in my twenties, because the experience has informed the rest of my life.
Anyone you are looking for or would like to hear from?:
Any of my old buddies. You know who you are. I've kept in touch with many. but would love to hear from everyone.
Any message for returned volunteers?:
It takes time to readjust. Be patient and kind to yourself.
Originally posted: 5/19/2011
Peace Corps Annual Report: 1979; Peace Corps The Gambia; Directory of The Gambia RPCVs; Messages and Announcements for The Gambia RPCVs
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