We define ouselves as community builders. A community builder is someone who, instead of offering provisional help, gets to know a community and its people, its weaknesses and strengths. In this way, we build a strong relationship with each community. A relationship that lasts a life time.
Our mission is to empower and connect local organizations to promote improvement for the whole community and take a unified approach to community development. We also aim to create a network between volunteers and local organizations in order to foster an exchange of culture and ideas which can help both to grow in different ways.
The organizations and communities where we work are the main pillars of Voluntario Global. Together with local organizations, we determine our objectives and the type of volunteer we need. Put simply, Voluntario Global could not exist without the organizations, as we work together for their development and growth.
If you're planning to volunteer abroad in Buenos Aires this year, here's your chance! Apply for a Community Builder Grant with Voluntario Global and get a USD500 credit to use in one of our long term programs. Applications are now open to volunteer with us in 2018!
To be a volunteer is not only to help but also to learn: to learn about the project, the community, the culture, and about yourself.
As a result of the measures taken by the Argentinian government to contain the COVID 19, Voluntario Global has cancelled all volunteer programs until further notice and is joining in the implementation of all necessary prevention measures.
The International Women’s Strike was created in autumn 2016 as a response to the current social, legal, political, economic, moral and verbal violence experienced by contemporary women around the globe. At the moment, the IWS is integrated by 54 countries.
Decision-making is the process of identifying and choosing alternatives based on values, preferences, and beliefs. Every decision-making process produces a final choice, which may or may not be adequate. Therefore, the development of decision-making as a soft skill implicates the ability to make good decisions.