October 16th, 2020|Comments Off on Ask a Volunteer Manager: Graciela Jauregui
Q&A with Graciela Graciela Jauregui is the Volunteer Program Coordinator at Emerge Center Against Domestic Abuse. She has been in the field for nearly two years. Originally from Yuma, Arizona, Graciela moved to
September 22nd, 2020|Comments Off on Ask a Volunteer Manager – Stacy Oliver
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
August 27th, 2020|Comments Off on Nationally Renowned CVA, Gretchen Jordan to present a Members Only SAVMA Event 9/3!
Be Your Own Best Advocate: Top Ten Ways You Can Advocate for yourself, volunteers and programs Although we know how important our role, volunteers and an engaging program are, we will always need to advocate
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
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
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
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
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
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
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