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  • 05 Sep 2018 by Tim Suchsland

    The annual election for the SEAPAX Board Officers is now underway.  All SEAPAX members are eligible to vote (but only once!). Please provide your name and email address to validate your ballot.  For candidate biographies, click on the following link: https://bit.ly/2MJYcwg.

    This ballot will officially be closed at 5 pm on Sunday, September 23, 2018. The results will be announced in the October 2018 newsletter.  Thank you for participating!  Questions, please contact info@seapax.org.

  • 24 Jul 2018 by Tim Suchsland

    Northwest Peace Corps Campout

    August 2-5 RPCVs from throughout Idaho, Oregon, and Washington will gather at Riverside State Park, less than 5 miles north of downtown Spokane, alongside the Spokane River, Group Site #1. CRPCA offered to take reservations on behalf of host group Inland Northwest Peace Corps Association (INPCA). You can pay $12 per person today at httrr //www.crP-ca.org/checkout/. Two RVs can be at the group site. If anyone wants to be one of the two, contact president AT crpca.org. The following information was submitted by INPCA's Sue Bracken. INPCA has put together details about the hiking. There are trails walking from the group site and some others in an area of the park where you would drive to do the hikes. There is a place to put kayaks and such in the Spokane River. There is a small beach area along the river. Plenty of areas for bike riding. Many evergreen trees in the park. Restaurants are not far away from the campground The regional meeting will be Saturday afternoon. Potluck at 6pm Saturday evening. Group site has a set of picnic tables for our group meal.. Firepits are there to be used unless we are told otherwise depending on the conditions.

    Riverside State Park, Bowl and Pitcher campground: 4427 N Aubrey White P~ in Spokane, Washington.

    Take Maple exit off 1-90 and go north to Northwest Blvd to Assembly to Hwy 291 or north on Maple to Francis St which is hi way 291. West or left on Hwy 291 to Gun Club Rd. at the bottom of the hill. Left on Gun Club Rd to the T. Left to the park. Campers don't pay for a car pass. Second car and visitors pay day State Park Pass of $10 per day. Showers are available for a small fee.

  • 11 Jun 2018 by Tim Suchsland

    Carrie Hessler-Radelet, former Peace Corps Director, RPCV Samoa, and current President & CEO of Project Concern International, will be speaking at the Washington Global Health Alliance on Tuesday, June 26th! The event will include an intimate discussion, audience Q+A, and a wine reception.

    For more information and tickets, click HERE.