Our Mission:

SAVMA is a professional association promoting excellence in the field of volunteer program management, providing educational programs, leadership, information and resources, networking opportunities and support to the volunteer community throughout Southern Arizona.

Become a Member

Become a Member

Visit the “Join Us” page to learn more about becoming a member of SAVMA.

Individual, Collegiate, Organizational, and Supporting memberships available. Click here to learn more!

Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events

Click here to view our list of upcoming events.

Registration is strongly recommended for all events and required for virtual or events with a cost.

Contact Us

Contact Us

Do you have questions about our Association? Are you interested in leadership or board member positions? We’d love to hear from you.

Contact SAVMA via email: SAVMATucson@gmail.com.

Recent Posts:

View our recent posts on our blog. Each month, we try to bring you content for professional development relevant to the field of Volunteer Management. We also post announcements about upcoming events and important information.

  • SAVMA loves a good survey!

Career Pathways for Volunteer Engagement Professionals Survey

April 11th, 2023|Comments Off on Career Pathways for Volunteer Engagement Professionals Survey

Career Pathways for Volunteer Engagement Professionals Survey There is a lack of data on career pathways for volunteer engagement professionals, causing many professionals to leave the field in search of other advancement opportunities. Our Association

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AL!VE Conference- SAVMA Saves the Date

April 10th, 2023|Comments Off on AL!VE Conference- SAVMA Saves the Date

AL!VE Conference- SAVMA Saves the Date October 17th AL!VE announces its conference theme "Leveraging Technology in a Human World: Inclusively, Responsibly, and Creatively." The generation of volunteers in the not too distant future will be

Service Enterprise Initiative Recommended

March 21st, 2023|Comments Off on Service Enterprise Initiative Recommended

Service Enterprise Initiative recommended by SAVMA to all members. SEI certification is a way to increase the impact of volunteerism in our community. ASU Lodestar Center for Philanthropy and Nonprofit Innovation is offering this certificate

SAVMA Volunteer Fair April 20th- Registration Now Open

March 20th, 2023|Comments Off on SAVMA Volunteer Fair April 20th- Registration Now Open

The SAVMA Volunteer Fair will take place at Reid Park Zoo on April 20th from 3:30PM (loading time)-7PM! Registration is required for organizations planning on hosting a table (register now). Community members are invited to

SAVMA Skills Survey- Now Open

March 1st, 2023|Comments Off on SAVMA Skills Survey- Now Open

The Volunteer Administrator Skills Assessment is now open to all Volunteer Management professionals in our area. It will take you approximately 10 minutes to complete this survey and we could use your help. If you

2023 Proposed Leadership

February 4th, 2023|Comments Off on 2023 Proposed Leadership

At the February 16, 2023 meeting the following slate of officers and directors will be proposed to the general membership. At the annual meeting in 2023 the vote for officers was postponed for additional recruitment