Few things are more American than a prom and volunteer Katherine Lacy helps her students put on a "Winter Wonderland" dance complete with the macarena and the electric slide.
While working at a youth center in Goulmima, Morocco, Peace Corps volunteer, Xavier, was asked by three young aspiring hip hop Muslim musicians for help in bringing their music to a wider audience.
In the remote town of Darkhan, Mongolia, Stephanie built a greenhouse that helps feed and raise money for the orphanage where she works.
Everyone in this small town outside of Cartagena, Colombia, knows Jayson, the Peace Corps volunteer who's helping to break down the stereotypes and misconceptions that exist on both sides.
Charlie and Becka
Volunteers Charlie and Becka Pepiton direct their Chinese students in an elaborate production of The Tempest. Quite an ambitious undertaking for the talented young actors to memorize all their lines in Olde English.
Maureen Sieh covered the civil war in her native Liberia before moving to the U.S. where she worked as a newspaper reporter. As a volunteer in Ouarzazate, Morocco, she organized a journalism workshop and serves as a powerful role model for young women.