My name is Jeannie Pfautz. I am currently serving as a Peace Corps Volunteer with my husband in the Philippines. I am an English Fluency volunteer. I was also a Peace Corps Volunteer in Uzbekistan in 2005; however the program closed before I was able to finish my service. I'm excited to help spread information about my experience through the Peace Corps 3rd goal!
Contributions from Jeannie
There is a little girl who lives down the street. I see her sometimes on my morning walk to work. She’s a tiny thing, maybe four or five, and she’s usually wearing shorts, a t-shirt, and flip-flops. I don’t think that she goes to school. Any time I do see her she stops in her tracks, grins from ear to ear, sort of leans back a little, points, and yells at the top of her voice, “AMERICA!” It always catches me off-guard. She communicates only that one word, but her body language shows h...