Volunteering

Volunteering

AARPCV is committed to developing a network to help RPCVs get involved with community groups needing volunteer support. AARPCV members regularly participate in  community service project in the Atlanta area. Past events have involved partnering with groups like Trees Atlanta, the Global Soap Project, MedShare, and the United Way.

 

Volunteering News & Updates

Trees Atlanta

On October 22, AARPCV members joined other volunteer groups for a morning full of planting trees. Learning about the work of Trees Atlanta throughout the city, the AARPCV group assisted in Oakland City. After a morning of digging and lifting, the group treated themselves to a fun brunch in Grant Park. The Trees Atlanta event was coordinated by the team, Andrea Martinsen (RPCV Panama) and Rachel Murray (RPCV Sierra Leone).

Books for Africa

On October 22, AARPCV members joined other volunteer groups for a morning full of planting trees. Learning about the work of Trees Atlanta throughout the city, the AARPCV group assisted in Oakland City. After a morning of digging and lifting, the group treated themselves to a fun brunch in Grant Park. The Trees Atlanta event was coordinated by the team, Andrea Martinsen (RPCV Panama) and Rachel Murray (RPCV Sierra Leone).

Medshare

On March 26, AARPCV assisted in sorting and packing medical supplies for Medshare. A non-profit organization, Medshare is dedicated to improving healthcare and the environment through the efficient recovery and redistribution of surplus medical supplies and equipment to underserved healthcare facilities across the globe. The Medshare volunteer event was coordinated by the team, Andrea Martinsen (RPCV Panama) and Rachel Murray (RPCV Sierra Leone).

Events

AARPCV regularly engages in Volunteering efforts such as tree planting,  winter coat drive, and helping at local soup kitchens .

Check our Calendar for upcoming Volunteer events!

Volunteering Contact

volunteer@aarpcv.org