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.

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 4PM-7PM! Registration is required for organizations planning on hosting a table (register now). Community members are invited to attend and

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

Join Us for The Annual AL!VE Conference October 18th 9:30am-5:00pm

September 1st, 2022|Comments Off on Join Us for The Annual AL!VE Conference October 18th 9:30am-5:00pm

  This years focus on equipping leaders of volunteers with skills to determine what data is useful and how to tell impactful stories using different tools and technologies. Not only is this great information for

What’s the Deal with Volunteer Engagement Surveys?

June 13th, 2022|Comments Off on What’s the Deal with Volunteer Engagement Surveys?

Volunteer engagement surveys are conducted to solicit key information from volunteers on a variety of topics, including values, engagement, diversity and inclusion, leadership and management, colleagues, communication, work environment and culture. What’s the purpose of