A 2002 stint in AmeriCorps NCCC, modeled after President Franklin Roosevelt's Depression-era Civilian Conservation Corps, led to an assignment in the Peace Corps promoting agroforestry in the western African country of Senegal.
What does PC stand for?
PC stands for Peace Corps
This definition appears very frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:
- Military and Government
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We have 356 other meanings of PC in our Acronym Attic
- Paternalistic Condescension (alternative for Politically Correct)
- Path Control
- Patin-Couffin Access Layer
- Patrol Cap (hat)
- Patrol Coastal (ship, designation for the US Navy's Cyclone Class Ship)
- Patrol Craft
- Paulo Cesar
- Payload Commander (NASA)
- Peace College (Raleigh, NC, USA)
- Peace Commissioner
Samples in periodicals archive:
May 16, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Peace Corps welcomes Babson College in Wellesley to its Paul D.
The National Peace Corps Association (NPCA), the nation's leading 501 (c) (3) non-profit organisation supporting Returned Peace Corps Volunteers and the Peace Corps community, is seeking to track down thousands of lost Peace Corps Volunteers in 2012.
Kate had tried weeks earlier to warn the Peace Corps about the Beninese man, Constant Bio, who also worked for the agency during the summers and was already accused of sexually assaulting his students.
A US Peace Corps volunteer was raped at knife-point in central Mozambique, police said Wednesday, as the US Congress prepared to open hearings into the safety of the agency's volunteers worldwide.
Sargent Shriver died a little more than a month short of March 1, 2011, the 50th anniversary of the signing of the Peace Corps Act.
Byline: ANNE CONSTABLE Cindy Huff was 29 years old but had never been outside the United States when she was sent to Kenya in 1993 as a Peace Corps volunteer.
Led by the President's brother-in-law, Sargent Shriver, the Peace Corps asked American volunteers to spend two years in developing countries, serving others in need.