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Couple embark on overseas venture

As Paul and Kerri Rodkey retire, they will pack up their skills to see what applies as they are assigned through the Peace Corps in Botswana.

Paul has been pastor of Bethany Presbyterian Church and campus minister at Eastern Washington University.  Kerri’s career with the State of Washington and the Spokane Neighborhood Action Program (SNAP) has been in community development, micro-finance and financial stabilization with government and nonprofits, helping communities improve and individuals emerge from poverty.

After a retirement party from 3 to 6 p.m., Saturday, June 11, at Bethany Presbyterian Church

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