Written by Kristine Vaivode on 2018-02-01. Posted in Reviews from Past Volunteers
As most people, I really wish I could just place a foreign language dictionary under my pillow before the night and wake up with a head full of new language skills...
Written by Katherine Li on 2018-02-01. Posted in Volunteer's Blog
A volunteer is defined in the Oxford dictionary as follows:"a person who freely offers to take part in an enterprise or undertake a task" or "a person who works for an organization without being paid".
Written by Jesica Franco on 2018-01-27. Posted in Travel Argentina
Whether you are taking a trip to see family and friends for the holidays, or want to explore new countries across the world, traveling can be an enriching and memorable experience.
Written by Katherine Li on 2018-01-24. Posted in Childcare & Children
Picture this: You are a single parent working hard to support your children. Six days a week, you have to take your children to work with you on a 2-hour bus plus train plus walking commute each way.
Written by Kristine Vaivode on 2018-01-19. Posted in Travel Argentina
By Kristine Vaivode & Jackson Vaughan
In addition to wanting to help the projects in the organization, many Voluntario Global 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 cuts, tax changes, distortion of employee and other important changes that the government wants to save money on.
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