I've just been cleared (exciting!!) and now am awaiting placement in
sub-saharan Africa. Can anyone give me any tips on holding out for
better placements or if should I take the first thing offered?
If this process is anything like "military recruiting," then I'm
thinking I should hold out. But I certainly do not want to miss an
Also, does anyone have info on the position of NGO Advising Program for
Being the first of December, does anyone think it possible that I could
leave by February if I accept a position this month? The placement
person said "Absolutely No" but for some reason, I think she's just
saying that. Hmmm... She also said that she could not e-mail or send
me any information about the program. Is this strange? typical?
I came to the picnic this summer and really enjoyed meeting you.
Someone gave me a contact name for placement in Africa, but I've
misplaced it...do you remember who that was? (Redhead, served in
Africa, a friend of Abbey Hambright and who brought her dog to the
picnic?! Sorry, I've forgotten!!) Anyway, I'll take any and all
suggestions, ideas, contacts...
THANK YOU SO MUCH!!
Can't wait to get overseas,