Written by Kristine Vaivode & Jackson Vaughan on 2018-01-19. Posted in Travel Argentina
In addition to wanting to help the projects in the organization, many VG volunteers seek to know “the real Argentina”
Written by Jesica Franco on 2018-01-14. Posted in Voluntario Global Info
Tributes to the figure of Marthin Luther King are multiplied today, but these tributes show only a small part his thought.
Written by Kristine Vaivode on 2018-01-02. Posted in Travel Argentina
Argentina has become the fifth country I’ve ever spent Christmas in. The second country I’ve spent it away from my immediate family.
Written by Kristine Vaivode on 2017-12-15. Posted in Writing & Communications
I was invited to take part in one of the demonstrations that have been taking place in Buenos Aires – with an aim to impact the government's decision on pension…
Written by Kristine Vaivode on 2017-12-13. Posted in The Volunteer Blog
It marks a week of being in Argentina and with the temperatures rising, my curiosity about the city of Buenos Aires is rising too – I’m only just starting to…
Written by Jesica Franco on 2017-11-27. Posted in Environment
Last Saturday, the students at Pacheco Community started working in the gardens outdoors.
Written by Valeria Gracia on 2017-11-23. Posted in Voluntario Global Info
What do volunteer work and responsible tourism have in common?
Written by Jackson Vaughan on 2017-11-13. Posted in Tips
Somewhat by chance, I learned about La Bomba de Tiempo (hereafter referred to as “LBdT”) online, but the scant mention in an article piqued my interest. I already loved going…
Written by Jesica Franco on 2017-10-29. Posted in Childcare & Children
Today is Jessica's last day volunteering at the kindergarten.
Written by Sarah Davie on 2017-10-23. Posted in Reviews from Past Volunteers
When I first signed up with Voluntario Global in May, I thought I Voluntario Global was a small organization that helps one or two schools. After getting there, I learned…
Written by Mario Coccaro on 2017-10-23. Posted in Community Development
It’s Santiago. The pain is endless and together as society we’ll have to get through grief and loss.
Written by Laura Hammelsvang on 2017-10-14. Posted in Reviews from Past Volunteers
My name is Laura, I'm from Denmark and I'm 19 years old. Last year I was a volunteer in one of the kindergartens in Buenos Aires for 6 weeks.
Written by Valeria Gracia on 2017-10-05. Posted in Environment
Our students at Pacheco Community invited volunteers helping at different projects in Buenos Aires to spend Saturday afternoon with them.
Written by Valeria Gracia on 2017-10-17. Posted in Voluntario Global Info
On October 7th, we carried our the 3rd. Encounter of Voluntario Global's Network of Organizations.
Written by Bridget Gleeson on 2017-10-02. Posted in Travel Argentina
Influenced by foreign language and cheeky wordplay, Buenos Aires’ lunfardo slang is representative of the city’s diverse population and playful demeanour.
Written by volunteercard on 2017-09-28. Posted in Travel Argentina
Safety in large cities in a common topic among groups and individuals who are traveling abroad. Volunteer trips can often take us through some of the largest international cities. When…
Written by Riccardo Antonucci on 2017-09-11. Posted in Environment
It is a great opportunity to experience social phenomena from the perspective the radio projects gave me here in Buenos Aires.
Written by Kellianne Doyle on 2017-09-08. Posted in Tips
Here's the Top 5 Tips for Traveling in Buenos Aires.
Written by Kellianne Doyle on 2017-09-06. Posted in Tips
While you are volunteering abroad in Buenos Aires, the Subte will be your savior.
Written by Evelyn Gaucin on 2017-09-05. Posted in Reviews from Past Volunteers
It has been a year since I got back to Austin from spending about half of my year in Argentina. To say that my experience at Voluntario Global was amazing…
Voluntario Global helps local communities by being available to discuss anything that local organizations need, and offering ideas for further change and development.
Location: General Pacheco. Buenos Aires. Argentina