You have options for connecting with the local and national RPCV community! Choose the one that feels right for you, right now.

Philadelphia Area

Peace Corps Association

Get to know PAPCA— become a friend today!

As an RPCV in the Philadelphia area, you’re invited to sign up for PAPCA’s newsletter and Facebook group,
attend monthly dinners and happy hours, and join service events—all at no cost to you! Sign up for the newsletter here or email us at to learn more.


Join PAPCA for Members-only Benefits

For only $10 a year, your membership includes everything above, PLUS a voice in decision making and access to exclusive events. You’ll get to nominate and vote for deserving development projects through our annual collective giving program, run (or vote) for PAPCA’s leadership team, participate in PAPCA’s Book Club– and more! Not to mention the satisfaction you’ll feel knowing that you’re playing an instrumental role in promoting Peace Corps’ legacy of volunteerism, global citizenship, and cross-cultural understanding. If you’re new to Philly or have COSed this year, your first year’s membership is on the house.

Signing Up

Sign up through the National Peace Corps Association website. You’ll be asked to select PAPCA from a long list of affiliate organizations. And, don’t forget to sign up for National Peace Corps Association membership while you’re at it. It’s FREE!

If you prefer to ONLY join PAPCA, you can pay by cash or check ($10.00 made out to PAPCA). Include a note with your name, address, email, country of service and years of service.

Mail to:
Philadelphia Area Peace Corps Association
1939 E Zabenko Dr
Wilmington DE 19808


The Fine Print

To keep things simple for you and for us, PAPCA dues will cover the current calendar year (Jan-Dec) regardless of when you pay during the year. Note: Per our agreement with NPCA as an Affiliate Group, we may provide your name/contact information at their request unless you opt-out by notifying PAPCA Membership at: