Welcome to MNRPCV

March 23rd, 2013

Welcome to the website of the Minnesota Peace Corps Volunteers (MNRPCV). MNRPCV is a membership organization for Returned Peace Corps Volunteers in Minnesota. You will find event announcements and other notices for RPCVs and PCVs  here on our website.  Join our email listserv (see sidebar) to get regular updates from MNRPCV.

For details on how to contact MNRPCV, go to the: “CONTACT US” Menu

For details of the events listed to the left, go to the: “EVENTS” Menu  npca-logo-only

MNRPCV is a National Peace Corps Association (NPCA) Affiliate Group 

2016 Grant Proposals

January 6th, 2016

The MNRPCV Board of Directors invites currently serving PCVs from Minnesota and RPCVs working on continuing projects to submit proposals for the 2016 Grant cycle.

CLICK HERE for the 2016 MNRPCV Grant Application   – applications are due by March 1, 2016!


CLICK HERE to download the MNRPCV Final Grant Report Form – required of all awardees upon the completion of their projects.

MNRPCV Grant Awards are supported entirely by our grassroots fundraising efforts such as the sale of Peace Corps International calendars and ethnic-based Fundraiser Dinners.

2016 International Calendar Sale

September 15th, 2014




The 2016 International Peace Corps Calendars will add color to your home and inspire Peace Corps memories all year!  For only $12 you can display a beautiful photo from a Peace Corps country in your home.  They make great gifts too – get a supply for your family and friends. All proceeds go to support  MNRPCV Grants and Services.   For questions about availability of calendars not covered below, contact Calendar Sale Coordinator, Anita Root at: anita@anitaroot.com

Calendars can be picked up at one of the convenient calendar depots below.  (Be sure to contact the depot in advance to be sure someone will be home.) You can also order your calendars online – see details below:

Saint Paul Depot

669 Summit Avenue, Saint Paul MN

Contact Elsa Frettem at: elsa@gonzalez.com or 651-428-1765

North Minneapolis Depot SOLD OUT!

2807 Fremont Avenue North, Minneapolis MN

Contact Mary Adams at: adams_mary_j@yahoo.com or 612-521-0649

East Metro Depot SOLD OUT!

9410 West Olive Street, Stillwater MN

Contact Ruth Alliband at: ruth.alliband@gmail.com or 651-439-2498

Roseville Depot

937 Grandview Avenue West. Roseville MN

Contact Anita Root at: anita@anitaroot.com or 651-600-9692


You can order your calendars online by paying with PayPal. Click the “Buy Now” button below, enter your shipping address and payment information, and your requested quantity will be shipped to you. (Online prices include an extra charge for shipping.)

Calendars (Quantity) – Includes Shipping