Advocacy

Returned Peace Corps Volunteers of Long Island works with the National Peace Corps Association (NPCA) to advocate on behalf of future, current and returned Peace Corps Volunteers, including support of legislation that: 

  • 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? 

 

Connect with our Advocacy Coordinator

Bette Bass (Ethiopia 66-69) is our Advocacy Coordinator. She attends NPCA webinars and sends out action alerts to our members.

Bette has participated in the annual Day of Action on Capital Hill and has visited local legislative offices.

Contact Bette at bettembass@yahoo.com.