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Now Accepting Nominations!

WPCL is excited to announce that we are now accepting nominations for the Deborah Harding Woman of Achievement Award and the Kate Raftery Emerging Leader Award. We can't wait to read all about the successful, passionate women in your lives!  Nominations accepted now through June 15th, 2024.

WPCL Annual Membership Meeting 2024

Want to learn more about WPCL and our mission? Join us for our annual membership meeting to highlight the past 10 years and look toward the future in how we empower women and girls around the globe.

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Extra-Ordinary Women episode 5 is now live!

Ambassador Gina Abercrombie-Winstanley, this year's Deborah Harding Women of Achievement Award recipient, talks about her journey from Peace Corps Volunteer in Oman to the first woman President of the Middle East Policy Council. 

Listen on Apple Podcasts   Listen on Spotify



Calling All Mentors!!

Women of Peace Corps Legacy is seeking women to serve as mentors to mentees currently working for Peace Corps in the US and overseas. The commitment is participation in a minimum of 5 interactions. The mentoring program begins February 29, 2024 and ends in June 2024.

Please submit your resume OR a couple of paragraphs about yourself and your experience. In addition, please provide a brief statement on why you want to serve as a mentor.

Resumes/bios are being accepted now through January 5, 2024. Please submit your materials to, copying

Thank you and we are looking forward to your participation!

We celebrate 10 years of empowering women and girls

Take a look back at some of our most memorable moments throughout the years.


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Become a Member of Women of Peace Corps Legacy (WPCL) to stay connected and support our efforts to advance women and girls empowerment to create a better, more just, equitable, inclusive and safe world for future generations.

WPCL is an affiliate group of National Peace Corps Association (NPCA). When you join WPCL, you may also join NPCA and any of NPCA's 180+ affiliate groups.

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NPCA Affiliate

We are an affiliate of the National Peace Corps Association (NPCA).

NPCA is the nonprofit alumni network at the center of a vibrant community of over 220,000 people who share the Peace Corps experience. NPCA champions lifelong commitment to Peace Corps ideals by connecting, engaging and promoting its members and affiliate groups as they continue to make a difference in communities in the U.S. and abroad. NPCA is also dedicated to advocating for, contributing to, and supporting the betterment of the Peace Corps. Visit NPCA to learn more.

What We Do

Women of Peace Corps Legacy is a 501(c)3 organization whose mission is to advance women and girls empowerment to create a better, more just, equitable, inclusive and safe world for future generations.

We seek to partner with and highlight the work of organizations and programs that are effectively addressing the issues of women and girls. We also aspire to share the stories of past and current Peace Corps Volunteers and staff in order to inspire future service that can positively impact the lives of women and girls worldwide.