COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - The Peace Corps. is looking for hundreds of volunteers in Columbus. They are working to meet their goal of gathering 1,000 new volunteers to work in communities overseas.
Right now there are two volunteers from Columbus serving overseas, but Emily Whitfield, the regional recruiter, says more are needed.
A total of 60 volunteers from the Columbus area have served with the Peace Corps agency since its founding in 1961.
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