Earth Day Community Clean Up

On April 21st, 2018 our rural community in Jamaica had an Earth Day Community Clean Up Day supported by the Nuh Dutty Up Jamaica Project. I partnered with the president of the local CDC to organize the event and with the support of community based organizations in the area, forty people came out to clean …

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Home Sweet Home

I made it! After about 11 weeks of training, Peace Corps Jamaica Group 88 volunteers were sworn in last Friday (the live feed was recorded and can be viewed on the Peace Corps Jamaica facebook page). Afterwards we enjoyed cake and food with our PC staff and site supervisors then all the volunteers got into …

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Kraas Kolcha Day & Goodbye Hellshire

Things I am grateful for today: Cool mornings, windy days, ice cubes, and coffee. Yesterday was Kraas Kolcha (cross culture) day at training where we had the opportunity to learn about other regions of the US that trainees in our group are from in a series of presentations and to learn more about Jamaican culture through …

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