Written by Kristine Vaivode on 2018-02-22. Posted in Writing & Communications
This is our Communications Team in action! In this video, Kristine, Jackson and Katherine share their experience and advice to volunteer in Voluntario Global Communications area.
Written by Katherine Li on 2018-02-12. Posted in Reviews from Past Volunteers
Before I delve into what my experience at Voluntario Global has meant to me, I'd like to start with what volunteering means to me.
Written by Coral Garcia Dorado on 2018-02-09. Posted in Writing & Communications
We talked to Coral Garcia, #volunteer in communications, with whom we had the pleasure of working for 2 months!
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…
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…
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…
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…
Written by Katherine Li on 2018-01-22. Posted in The Volunteer Blog
It was only my third day in Buenos Aires, and I'd been lucky enough to join the Voluntario Global coordinators as well as my fellow Communications team members for a…
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…
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.
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