A US foundation that gathers financial and practical support for Argentine non-profits. Volunteer stints of one month or more can be arranged through their volunteering branch, InsightArgentina. Basic Spanish is required.
Learn more about Help Argentina.
Voluntario Global takes volunteers for 2 to 12 week periods. Visitors can tour La Boca and get a taste of the work of the cartoneros in a One Day Experience.
Learn more about Voluntario Global.
Un Techo Para Mi Pais
An organization that supports slum dwellers by providing transitional housing and advocacy. Volunteers must speak Spansih.
Learn more about Un Techo Para Mi Pais.
Unpaid internships in Buenos Aires and Córdoba in fields like business, hotel management, international relations, computer science and engineering. Spanish language study is available.
Learn more about CDS International.
Argentina Ministry of Education
Argentina's universities host about 25,000 foreign students. Read government information about studying in Argentina and download their detailed guide.
Due to high unemployment, it's hard to find paying work in Argentina, but there are TEFL jobs available for native english speakers. Check out Susan Griffith's extensive list of resources for teaching in Argentina and Chile. For more resources, go to Verge Magazine's search tool.
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