Peace Corps/Philippines Edit

Summary

Agent Type
Corporate Entity

Dates

  • 1961 (Existence)

Name Forms

  • Peace Corps/Philippines
  • Peace Corps. Philippines

External Documents

Notes

  • Biography/Historical Note

    Peace Corps Philippines is the agency’s second-oldest country program. In October 1961, the first group of Peace Corps Volunteers arrived in Manila to work throughout the country as English language, mathematics, and science teachers. Since then, more than 8,800 Peace Corps Volunteers have served in the Philippines.