API Gap Semester/Month Community Service Program in Buenos Aires, Argentina

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API Gap Semester/Month Community Service Program in Buenos Aires, Argentina

Join API for an exciting and immersive international gap experience in Buenos Aires, Argentina!

Participants can contribute to the local community through service projects at a local food bank, working with young children or senior citizens, teaching English, or volunteering at local community organizations. Participants can also improve their Spanish language skills through the completion of a Spanish language and conversation course at a local language institute. One-month, two-month, and three-month placements are available. In Buenos Aires, students live with local host families. Host families serve as a unique introduction into Argentine culture and can assist with furthering student's Spanish language.

This is a perfect opportunity to earn service hours between high school and the start of college!

"The API Buenos Aires staff was absolutely wonderful. It was obvious that they cared deeply about th students and id everything possible to make us feel welcome and comfortable. It felt more like becoming a part of a family than just participating in a program!" -Eleanor O.


  • Community Service

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