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PPCA Grand Floral Parade is BACK!

Come show your Peace Corps pride, and have a darn good time marching in this year's parade! We have the flags, you just need to bring yourself and a smile. The Parade will be held on Saturday June 11, 2022!

Come carry your country's flag (or one nearby). Click here to sign up through the Google Form. More information can be found at this link. Don't forget you need to fill out a 'Hold Harmless' form to keep the lawyers happy. Please download, sign, and return to Tom DeMeo at

PPCA Family Campout - Tickets Now Available!


What: Portland Peace Corps Association's 2022 annual family campout

When: Thursday, June 30th to Tuesday, July 5th

Where: Deschutes River State Recreation Area (Near Big Junction, OR) Loop G, Group sites C and D

Who: Everyone is welcome!


RVers, Go to the website and reserve your spot ASAP. 

This is not the the Deschutes campground at the Cove Palisades near Madras

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We are a diverse group of natives, transplants, old, young, all bound by having served our country as volunteers, and working together to continue promoting the Peace Corps. PPCA works to support current volunteers and serves our communities in the shared values the organization was founded on back in 1963.


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NPCA is the nonprofit alumni network at the center of a vibrant community of over 220,000 people who share the Peace Corps experience. NPCA champions lifelong commitment to Peace Corps ideals by connecting, engaging and promoting its members and affiliate groups as they continue to make a difference in communities in the U.S. and abroad. NPCA is also dedicated to advocating for, contributing to, and supporting the betterment of the Peace Corps. Visit NPCA to learn more