About Us

Cincinnati Area Returned Volunteers (CARV) is an active affiliate of the National Peace Corps Association with about 250 members who are Returned Peace Corps Volunteers. We hold bimonthly social events with a speaker (RPCV or community speaker), hold bimonthly business meetings, support local PCVs through the Peace Corps Partnership program, conduct service projects, work closely with the Chicago Regional Peace Corps Office and enjoy joint activities with our fellow RPCVs in the Southwestern Ohio Returned Volunteer Organization (SORVO).

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Update from Pete! [The following should have been sent to everyone via email. If you did not receive the email,...

From the National Peace Corps Association: As Congress struggles to finalize spending levels four months into the current fiscal year,...

Celebrated in communities around the globe, Welcoming Week is an annual campaign that connects neighbors of all backgrounds through community-informed...

Furniture Needed for Refugee Families Friends ... Catholic Charities' Refugee Resettlement is in need of furniture donations, particularly sofas, living...

Service Project – Refugee Resettlement

When Bassam Osman and his family arrived in Cincinnati as refugees from Syria in 2016, the only work he wanted...

The Osman family now has seven children -  three teenagers, five children in school and three little Buckeyes born in...

In the coming months, Afghan families are expected to begin resettling in the US, including in the Greater Cincinnati area. ...

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