Skip to Main Content

Peace Corps Mission

To promote world peace and friendship by fulfilling three goals:

  1. To help the people of interested countries in meeting their need for trained men and women.
  2. To help promote a better understanding of Americans on the part of the peoples served.
  3. To help promote a better understanding of other peoples on the part of Americans.

Peace Corps Countries

Dark Blue: Countries served by the Peace Corps as of 2009.

Light Blue: Formerly served countries.

By Valio_0 via Wikimedia Commons

Peace Corps: A 50 Year Legacy at Home and Abroad

Life is Calling. How Far Will You Go?

Ms. Elizabeth Gartley | Daniel F. Mahoney Middle School | 240 Ocean Street | South Portland, Maine | 04106 | Tel: 207-799-7386