Community Outreach Volunteer

Assist in local community progress in an underdeveloped district without running water, paved roads, or basic amenities.

 Volunteers work with residents and organizations to boost the stability of the neighborhood, in what can be a challenging and intense circumstance.

Ideal participants for this program are passionate about a larger cause and dedicated to developing a deeper understanding about Argentina and Buenos Aires. Typical issues for the residents include access to food, good schools, and child care resources. Contribute to projects that will help change the lives of local people.

Volunteers will see their Spanish language abilities grow through daily use and being immersed in the culture. If participants would like additional training they may take advantage of the short class during the start of the program.


1. Mente Argentina's program coordinators provide airport reception and around the clock assistance 

2. Application and pre-arrival help, including volunteer placement guidance based on the abilities and requirements of the volunteer

3. Participants will have a deeper understanding of the Latin American society by taking part in immersive cross-cultural learning

4. Spend time with diverse people while pursuing a collaborative aim

5. Work with other volunteers who are typically students or recent graduates with enthusiasm for development and project-based work in the community

Suitable for


Program Requirements

Minimum Age
18 years
Language Skills
You need to speak English (basic level)
Time Commitment
Regular working hours are hardly predicable. It mainly depends on the work force. Get in touch with Mente Argentina straight ahead to get more infos about current to dos and objectives.

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Free-time activities

Activities included in the program fee (at no extra charge):

- Buenos Aires City Tour
- Tigre and Delta Tour
- La Boca, San Telmo & Puerto Madero Tour
- Tango Lessons
- La Bomba Percussion show
- Buenos Aires Pub Crawl
- Buenos Aires Graffiti
- Mente Argentina Nights & Many more...



What's included?
Student Residence/ Shared Apartment/ Homestay/ Private Apartment

4 Weeks USD 1.290/ USD 1.390/ USD 1.440/ USD 1.890
8 Weeks USD 1.890/ USD 2.090/ USD 2.390/ USD 2.990
12 Weeks USD 2.590/ USD 2.890/ USD 3.340/ USD 4.090
16 Weeks USD 3.290/USD 3.690/ USD 4.290/ USD 5.190

*Please feel free to ask us about special discounts for groups or longer stays
What's NOT included?
Visa, flights, travel insurance or vaccinations are NOT included in the program fees.

No worries, Volunteer World supports you in raising funds, checking your visa regulations and travel insurance. We also assist you in finding the cheapest flights for your journey.
Airport Pickup

All of our accommodation options are located in the most exclusive neighborhoods in Buenos Aires such as Palermo, Belgrano, Barrio Norte or Recoleta, close to public transportation, so that you can safely and easily navigate the city during your stay.

Our accommodation options include:
-Student Residence
-Shared Apartment
-Homestay with Argentine family with optional meal plan
-Private Apartment

Guest Family Bedroom (Single)
Food & Beverages

With the student residence housing option there is an optional meal plan available.

Internet Access
Good access at the project site
4 weeks (min. stay)
5 weeks
6 weeks
7 weeks
10 weeks
12 weeks
16 weeks (max. stay)

You can volunteer at the project site in Buenos Aires/Argentina between 4 weeks and 16 weeks. Please note that the above shown program fees are estimated and subject to exchange rate fluctuations. Mente Argentina will tell you your final price during your application process.
Average Fees
Deposit (20%)
The deposit is simply to reserve your volunteer placement. Payments are handled by PayPal, our trusted global payment provider. If you don't have a PayPal account, you can also pay using a credit card.
Final Payment (80%)
Your final payment must be made up to 30 days before to the volunteer program starts. This payment is also securely handled by PayPal or credit card.

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Living Costs
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Travel Insurance
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