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    Are you looking to volunteer - for free? Mark Nov. 11 on your calendar

    Interested in volunteering in Buenos Aires but not sure where to start? Join Idealist.org, Voluntarios Sin Fronteras and South American Explorer's Club on November 11 at Cruzat Beer House to find free volunteer opportunities, meet like-minded people and more. There will be group discussions...
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    Nov. 11 Meet-up for International Wanna-be Volunteers!

    Interested in volunteering in Buenos Aires but not sure where to start? Join Idealist.org, Voluntarios Sin Fronteras and South American Explorer's Club on November 11 at Cruzat Beer House to find free volunteer opportunities, meet like-minded people and more. There will be group discussions...
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    Expat Philanthropy-What do you do?

    Hiya everyone, I work for Idealist.org, and one of our newer projects is to help people here in Argentina find free and/or low cost opportunities for action. However, clearly this is only one piece of the puzzle. Another huge piece is whether or not these organizations are a good fit for the...
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    giving back to argentina

    I responded to another thread with this same information, so forgive the redundancy... I work for Idealist.org, and we are in the middle of a new project that aims to connect expats with free and/or low cost (like, $10) opportunities for involvement. If you check out this little site we made...
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    June 16th Idealist.org Event: Free and Low Cost Volunteering in Argentina

    Yes, we're going to be hosting another event in November, learning from the last one. Will definitely post details about it, so be sure to check back! And oxente, I'd love to connect with you. Will send you a private message.
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    Where have You Volunteered?

    Oh, and check out Voluntarios Sin Fronteras. They are a great org which helps connect both locals and foreigners to nonprofits here. And they are a completely volunteer-run organization, and do not charge one cent for their service. You can find more information out about the projects here...
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    Where have You Volunteered?

    Hiya everyone, I work for Idealist.org, and we are in the middle of a new project that aims to connect expats with free and/or low cost (like, $10) opportunities for involvement. If you check out this little site we made (yes, I know. It's kind of barebones right now, and not all that...
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    June 16th Idealist.org Event: Free and Low Cost Volunteering in Argentina

    If you want to get your socially conscious drink on with fellow idealists while learning more about volunteering in Argentina, join us next Tuesday! When: Tuesday, June 16th Where: Shoeless Joe’s El Alamo bar Uruguay 1175 (between Santa Fe & Arenales) Recoleta...
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    Animal Opportunities?

    Try this org: www.apema.org.ar
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    Volunteering in Latin America survey

    So you've sipped mate in Argentina. Danced the samba in Brazil. Eaten tamales in Mexico. Rode a llama in Peru. Insert your cool experience here. And you just happened to do some good along the way in between all of your rich cultural experiences. Or maybe if you haven't done all of this yet, you...
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    Volunteer Opportunities?

    Want to make the world a better place? Have some time to spare? Come volunteer with Idealistas.org! Check out our available opportunities: www.idealist.org/if/idealist/en/SiteIndex/AssetSearch/search... We'll also be hosting two Open Houses for you to come in and learn more about our...
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    Stories about Volunteering/Community work in BsAs needed!

    Thanks, Adrienne. I'd love to speak with you further about your experiences; I think both those associations are amazing. And, I'd love to hear more about why you decided to stay. Can you email me with your contact info? (I sent you a private message also, but decided to reply to this thread to...
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    Stories about Volunteering/Community work in BsAs needed!

    Hiya Expats! I work for Idealist.org (Idealistas for the Spanish world), an organization that tries to help people make the world a better place. I’m currently working a new project to help English-speaking foreigners connect with local opportunities for action here in Latin America—and who...
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    Stories about Volunteering/Community work in BsAs needed!

    Hiya Expats! I work for Idealist.org (Idealistas for the Spanish world), an organization that tries to help people make the world a better place. I’m currently working a new project to help English-speaking foreigners connect with local opportunities for action here in Latin America—and who...
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    I'm new and coming soon - from Philadelphia

    Hiya I work for Idealist.org, which in case you don't know, is a nonprofit which aims to help people help. Sounds vague, I know. Basically, we strive to connect people with opportunities for action. I was working in our NYC office, but got the great opportunity to come down here to BA. I've...
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