Packing List for Peace Corps Service in Jamaica

Here is the list of what I actually took to Jamaica for Peace Corps Service. A few things were on my list originally but did not make it into my bags. The bags I took ended up weighing 90 lbs accumulatively and the total weight limit was 100 lbs. Clothes (About 10 coordinated work outfits) 1 …

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A Note on Medical Clearance

I want to take a moment to talk about being denied medical clearance for a volunteer position in Peace Corps on the need for site specific placement due to a medical condition. It's a difficult process to deal with in the application and pre-departure stages of service and one that I could not find much …

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