Ask a Volunteer Manager – Stacy Oliver

September 22nd, 2020|0 Comments

Ask a Volunteer Manager: September Spotlight Stacy Oliver is the Volunteer Services Manager for the Community Food Bank of Southern Arizona. Describe a memorable moment with volunteers. When the pandemic

Join the AL!VE Emerging Leaders Mentor Program- Applications Dues 9/4

August 27th, 2020|Comments Off on Join the AL!VE Emerging Leaders Mentor Program- Applications Dues 9/4

Peer Mentors are the Answer! SAVMA Members have an Association Membership with AL!VE! So, if you are a member of SAVMA, you are also a member of AL!VE! and that includes the benefits of the:

Still time to register for August 20th Program on the #BlaxFridayProject

August 18th, 2020|Comments Off on Still time to register for August 20th Program on the #BlaxFridayProject

Join us Thursday, August 20th from 3:30-5PM for our next SAVMA Program! Register Now. Meet the entrepreneur who built an accessible list of locally Black Owned Businesses for the Tucson community. Find out how and

Ask a Volunteer Manager: Sierra Horsey

August 15th, 2020|Comments Off on Ask a Volunteer Manager: Sierra Horsey

Q&A with Sierra Sierra Horsey is the Volunteer Program Coordinator at Reid Park Zoo. She helps manage the Zoo Crew, a group of teen volunteers who educate the public on resident animals

Recap on Brainstorm Chat for Virtual Volunteering

August 13th, 2020|Comments Off on Recap on Brainstorm Chat for Virtual Volunteering

We appreciated our community of Volunteer Managers participating in a special Brainstorm Chat around virtual volunteering on August 5th. Fellow Volunteer Managers had a few great ideas to share with you about how to safely

Exciting Changes for SAVMA in 2020!

July 2nd, 2020|Comments Off on Exciting Changes for SAVMA in 2020!

Like many organizations, the board members of the Southern Arizona Volunteer Management Association began asking big questions about how to move forward once COVID-19 changed the nature of our work. Here is a look at

#BlackOutTuesday & #TheShowMustBePaused (June 2, 2020)

June 2nd, 2020|Comments Off on #BlackOutTuesday & #TheShowMustBePaused (June 2, 2020)

#BlackOutTuesday & #TheShowMustBePaused (June 2, 2020)   The music and performing arts industries asked that BIPOC (Black, Indigenous, and People of Color) voices take center stage online on June 2, 2020.  An additional note of

Racial Equity Tools Because Black Lives Matter!

June 2nd, 2020|Comments Off on Racial Equity Tools Because Black Lives Matter!

As the protests continue this first week in June 2020 across our country following the horrifying murder of George Floyd at the hands of law enforcement officials, SAVMA members are furiously supporting their volunteers and

Community Service Recognition: Cindy Robertson

May 29th, 2020|Comments Off on Community Service Recognition: Cindy Robertson

Community Service Recognition: Cindy Robertson In January, SAVMA celebrated volunteerism at the 2020 SAVMA Awards, a volunteer recognition event for all of Southern Arizona. Organizations were invited to nominate individuals for a Community Service

Community Service Recognition: Howard Stewart

May 29th, 2020|Comments Off on Community Service Recognition: Howard Stewart

Community Service Recognition: Howard Stewart In January, SAVMA celebrated volunteerism at the 2020 SAVMA Awards, a volunteer recognition event for all of Southern Arizona. Organizations were invited to nominate individuals for a Community Service

Community Service Recognition: Michael Kloth

May 29th, 2020|Comments Off on Community Service Recognition: Michael Kloth

Community Service Recognition: Michael Kloth In January, SAVMA celebrated volunteerism at the 2020 SAVMA Awards, a volunteer recognition event for all of Southern Arizona. Organizations were invited to nominate individuals for a Community Service

Community Service Recognition: Nichole Burke

May 27th, 2020|Comments Off on Community Service Recognition: Nichole Burke

Community Service Recognition: Nichole Burke In January, SAVMA celebrated volunteerism at the 2020 SAVMA Awards, a volunteer recognition event for all of Southern Arizona. Organizations were invited to nominate individuals for a Community Service

Community Service Recognition: Judy Dare

May 23rd, 2020|Comments Off on Community Service Recognition: Judy Dare

Community Service Recognition: Judy Dare In January, SAVMA celebrated volunteerism at the 2020 SAVMA Awards, a volunteer recognition event for all of Southern Arizona. Organizations were invited to nominate individuals for a Community Service

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