Tag: US Peace Corps

  • Memories of Philippine Hospitality

    Memories of Philippine Hospitality

    I was 21 when U.S. Peace Corps told me to pack my bags because I was now a full-fledged volunteer. After weeks of training, I was moving to a small Philippine town for the next two years. But… but… but… I wasn’t ready! I spoke only a dozen words of Filipino, the national language. I […]