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

Learn more about SAVMA Membership.

Visit our “Join Us” page to learn more about becoming a member of SAVMA. Individual, Collegiate, and Organizational memberships available. Click here to learn more!

Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events

Click here to view our list of upcoming events. Registration is required to attend.

Organizational Memberships allow up to three named individuals/employees to attend each event.

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.

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

  • Stamp out hunger, Saturday, May 14th, 2022

Stamp Out Hunger

April 29th, 2022|Comments Off on Stamp Out Hunger

Stamp Out Hunger on Saturday, May 14th On Saturday, May 14th, Tucson will be participating in the National Association of Letter Carrier’s Stamp-Out-Hunger food drive. These NALC food drives take place all over the United

  • Volunteer Appreciation.

Volunteer Appreciation Ideas

April 18th, 2022|Comments Off on Volunteer Appreciation Ideas

How To: Appreciate Your Volunteers It’s National Volunteer Appreciation Week, and in honor of the occasion, we have some tips for showing your volunteers they matter -- this week, and always.  While showing appreciation for

Resources from the Pima County Library

March 15th, 2022|Comments Off on Resources from the Pima County Library

Typically, when we think of the library we think of books. But the library offers a wealth of resources both in-person and online that are always free to use, from events to learning tools to

  • Graphic for blog post featuring volunteers handing out turkeys to families

Tips for Navigating One-time Holiday Volunteers

December 15th, 2021|Comments Off on Tips for Navigating One-time Holiday Volunteers

Holidays encompass many things, including a time of service and giving. Many people want to give back to their community through volunteer service and as volunteer managers, we should support these volunteers just the same