The Peace Corps experience changes volunteers’ lives. It launches their career or redirects it. It jam packs monumental lessons into two years and opens volunteers’ perspective to the world. And, for some, it leads them to love. To celebrate Valentine’s Day, we bring you a series of stories from returned volunteers who found love through the Peace Corps.
Couple: Allison and Brian Ristola
Service: Both were education volunteer in Tanzania, from 1995-97
Hometowns: Allison is from Sacramento, Calif., and Brian is from Rice Lake, Wis. They currently live in Mexico.
Their story: For Allison and Brian Ristola, one Peace Corps service was not enough. Continue reading “Love and Peace Corps: Brian & Allison”