Monthly Archives: May 2013

Officially Official

We finally did it! Members of Peace Corps Jamaica Group 84 are no longer Trainees, but Volunteers. A bittersweet feeling, as we’re all excited to get to our sites, get our hands dirty and change the world. At the same … Continue reading

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Drumroll, please….

I’ve been placed in Brown’s Town, St. Ann! I’ll be working with St. Ann 4-H Clubs (CAN YOU FEEL THE IRONY) developing school gardens, livestock clubs, and helping coordinate parish and national 4-H achievement days. Community recycling and gardening campaigns … Continue reading

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End of Hub training and all that lies ahead

Group 84 is done with Hub training! We’ve learned a whole heap of stuff, pulled off two good EcoCamps at Yallahs and Easington Primary School and great Farmer’s Field School here in Heartease. We’ve laughed, we’ve cried, gotten massively frustrated, … Continue reading

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