Yes, we know that you know that the Peace Corps Community marched in the Inaugural Parade this past January. You've seen the photos, watched the videos, read the blogs, gotten the latest issue of WorldView magazine....
But you haven't seen this! Bea Tijerina (Ghana 97-99, Zambia 06) just sent us a photo of her entry in the Washington Post's 2009 Peeps Diorama Contest. Contestants were told to:
Bea the RPCV naturally thought of her Peace Corps "peeps" marching and came up with the wonderful entry you see below:
And here is the original inspiration, from a photo as it appeared in the Washington Post (naturally):
Bea's entry was one of over 1,000 entries. It didn't win a prize from the Post, but we LOVE it!