Written by James O'Hara on 2019-07-29. Posted in Travel Argentina
The Centro Cultural Kirchner (CCK) is a cultural centre located in the San Nicolas neighbourhood in Buenos Aires, Argentina. It is the largest cultural centre in Latin America and the fourth largest in the world.
Written by Theodore Conru on 2019-07-07. Posted in Writing & Communications
Before coming to Argentina my knowledge of the so called ‘dirty wars’ was very limited. Of course, I had heard of the ‘desaparecidos’ and the mothers of the Plaza de Mayo, however...
Written by Melissa Castaño on 2019-07-03. Posted in Travel Argentina
Two weeks ago Voluntario Global had its traditional volunteers meeting, a space where everyone can meet each other and share something about their culture.
Written by Jesica Franco on 2019-07-08. Posted in Reviews from Past Volunteers
Born and raised in Minneapolis, MN. After graduating from the University of Minnesota, I worked for a software start up in Los Angeles and recently moved back to the MidWest to be closer to family and friends.
Written by Jesica Franco on 2019-06-20. Posted in Environment
Neighborhoods are full of popular artists who, self-taught or with some possibility of learning in the community, enjoy and make enjoy with their voices, their music, their murals, their expressiveness.
Written by Melissa Castaño on 2019-06-20. Posted in Childcare & Children
It all started in May 2009. That day Lorena cut the blue ribbon and opened the kindergarten doors but not everything was quite complete. They started with only one classroom and the kitchen; no fence, no backyard and no roof. But that was only the beginning.
Written by Melissa Castaño on 2019-06-19. Posted in Writing & Communications
Over the last few years, the feminist movement has seen a staggering resurgence all around the world. In Argentina, particularly it’s stronger than ever and its more visible impact can be seen in the youth.
Written by Pamela Acosta on 2019-06-19. Posted in Volunteer's Blog
Moving away to a whole different country is kind of a big deal, especially when you're going alone. It's a challenge for anyone, even an experienced traveler.
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