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argentina & uruguay

for young professionals ages 35-40

August 7-14, 2023

Join JDC Entwine and other young professionals ages 35-40 on a journey to Argentina and Uruguay! Both of these Latin American countries boast vivacious cities and natural beauty. Dance tango, meander through the winding streets of Buenos Aires and experience the famous historical sites of Montevideo. You’ll also learn about the value of global Jewish responsibility through engaging with local Jewish institutions and community members, and learning about JDC’s critical work in these countries.


  • Experience Buenos Aires’ and Montevideo’s famous sites — Plaza de Mayo, Recoleta Cemetery — and trendy neighborhoods such as Palermo, La Boca and San Telmo.
  • Participate in dynamic conversations around the value of global Jewish responsibility.
  • Engage with Jewish institutions in Argentina and Uruguay and participate in exchanges with local community members and young professionals.
  • Learn about JDC’s critical interventions during and following the 2001 economic crisis and the COVID-19 pandemic in the areas of medical and welfare assistance, jobs training, elder care, and beyond.
  • Immerse in the local culture — dance tango and listen to cumbia, stroll through craft markets, drink Yerba Mate, enjoy asado a la parilla (BBQ), and more!

“Words can’t describe how amazing this experience has been. Even though I’m not Argentinian, this trip has helped me learn about myself, my heritage, and who I am as a leader.”

– Past Insider Trip Participant


$1,750 (airfare not included)


Local transportation within and between Argentina & Uruguay


Hotel accommodations

Site visits, briefings, tours, etc.

Medical and emergency evacuation insurance

*Please note that your participation fee does not include international airfare. Travel and cancellation insurance is required. This trip is open to young professionals ages 35-40.

Trip Dates

August 7-14, 2023

About JDC

JDC (the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee or “The Joint”) is the leading Jewish humanitarian organization, working in 70 countries to lift lives and strengthen communities. We rescue Jews in danger, provide aid to vulnerable Jews, develop innovative solutions to Israel’s most complex social challenges, cultivate a Jewish future, and lead the Jewish community’s response to crises. For over 100 years, our work has put the timeless Jewish value of mutual responsibility into action, making JDC essential to the survival of millions of people and the advancement of Jewish life across the globe. Learn more at

COVID-19 Protocol

The safety and security of our participants is of the utmost importance. To protect our participants and the communities which we visit, JDC Entwine requires proof of COVID-19 vaccination for program participation. Additionally, JDC Entwine will be following rules and regulations set forth by local government officials. Trip participants will agree to abide by all COVID protocols set forth by both governing bodies and JDC Entwine staff and partners. Travel always assumes some risks and participants are aware of the medical risks associated with travel. This trip is subject to COVID protocol updates, changes, and cancellation. Learn more.

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