Here are some abbreviations we might use in our blog.  We’ll add more as necessary:

ADI  – Asociación Desarrollo Integral
AVC – All Volunteer Conference
CYF – Children, Youth and Families
ECC – Empresa de Credito Comunal (community bank)
IST – In Service Training
MST – Midservice Training
OMS – Office of Medical Services
PC – Peace Corps
PCJ – Peace Corps Journals (
PCV – Peace Corps Volunteer
PO – Placement Office (or officer)
PST – Pre-Service Training
RAS – Restless Applicant Syndrome (as named by a fellow PC Blogger)
RCD – Rural Community Development
RPCV – Returned Peace Corps Volunteer
VAC – Volunteer Advisory Committee (or activity committee… or something like that)