Advocacy

Congressman John Rutherford, meets with NPCA Board Member Rhett Power, Uzbekistan, Jennie Davis, Senegal, Representative East Timor, and Maricarmen Smith-Martinez, Costa Rica

FCRPCV works with the National Peace Corps Association (NPCA) to advocate on behalf of future, current and returned Peace Corps Volunteers. We organize meetings with our state's Congressional Delegation and encourage other RPCV groups in the 27 Florida Districts to urge Congressional action.

  • Maintains or increases funding for the Peace Corps program
  • Protects the health and safety of currently serving volunteers
  • Honors and supports those who have completed their Peace Corps service

 

How can you get involved? 

Jackie Smith, Staff Director, Congressman Rutherford, Jacksonville Office, met with David A. Miron, Colombia, Phil Stantial, Sierra Leone, Jan Miller, Botswana, Maureen Orr, Colombia, and Steve Orr, Panama

 

 

 

       
 

 

We are an affiliate of the National Peace Corps Association (NPCA).

NPCA is the nonprofit alumni network at the center of a vibrant community of over 220,000 people who share the Peace Corps experience. NPCA champions lifelong commitment to Peace Corps ideals by connecting, engaging and promoting its members and affiliate groups as they continue to make a difference in communities in the U.S. and abroad. NPCA is also dedicated to advocating for, contributing to, and supporting the betterment of the Peace Corps. Visit NPCA to learn more

       
       
  • Crenshaw

  • DeSantis

  • Senator Rubio in Jacksonville

  • Congressman Yoho