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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.

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Our homepage includes only our most recent few blog posts, but we love to write content for our members. The blog is full of content relevant to the field of volunteer engagement. We post announcements about upcoming events, SAVMA business, leadership opportunities, job opportunities and so much more. Check back regularly our check out the full blog here.

  • Simple volunteer appreciation help sign in a doctors waiting room with a chair and magazines in a basket on the floor

Simple Volunteer Appreciation Help

By |April 1st, 2024|Categories: Resources and Samples|Tags: |

Simple Volunteer Appreciation Help Global Volunteer Month begins April 1st every year, and if you are new to volunteer engagement, or find yourself with a backlog, simple volunteer appreciation help is top priority. Appreciation is an important tool in a Volunteer Engagement Professional's (VEP) retention toolbox. A simple act of [...]

  • Voluntary Self-Identification Form picture of smiling group of diverse individuals in business attire

Voluntary Self-Identification Form

By |March 26th, 2024|Categories: Member Feedback, Member Share, Resources and Samples|Tags: , , |

Voluntary Self-Identification Form Does your volunteer application include a "voluntary self-identification form" to collect demographic, economic, cultural, and social information? Is it damaging your recruitment efforts? Maybe it is helping? Was it there before you arrived? This is the case for one such Volunteer Engagement Professional, who has a few [...]

  • Networking is Volunteer Engagement Gold

Networking is Volunteer Engagement Gold

By |March 7th, 2024|Categories: Connect with Your Peers|Tags: , , , , |

Networking is Volunteer Engagement Gold Networking is Volunteer Engagement gold and we have the key strategies to meet your outreach and recruitment goals. With volunteer recruitment being the biggest need within the profession, developing your networking skills might be your solution. SAVMA's Roundtable Discussion on Networking identified key strategies: Key [...]

  • Partners Call to Action

Partners: Call to Action

By |February 7th, 2024|Categories: VEP Ecosystem Offerings|

Partners: Call to Action Our in-box is full this month with partners call to action including voter registration deadlines, survey requests, pre-conference sessions and Virtual Conferences! There are deadlines looming so let's make this quick and easy for your punch lists. Call to Action: Apply for State AmeriCorps! Applications for [...]

  • Sandra Wong: Volunteer Recognition

Sandra Wong: Volunteer Recognition

By |January 17th, 2024|Categories: Member Stories, SAVMA Events, Sponsors|Tags: , |

Sandra Wong: Volunteer Recognition Sandra Wong: Volunteer Recognition recipient was born at TMC and grew up in Marana and Tucson. After receiving an engineering degree from the University of Arizona, she moved to California to pursue a career in aerospace. She enjoyed her time working on satellite systems, but eventually [...]

  • Heather Volpe Community Service Recognition

Heather Volpe: Community Service Recognition

By |January 17th, 2024|Categories: Member Stories, SAVMA Events, Sponsors|Tags: , |

Heather Volpe: Community Service Recognition Raquel Cooley from Nova Home Loans would like to recognize Heather Volpe with a Community Service Recognition. She is a nurturing mother with a heart committed to service. Heather embarked on her remarkable volunteer journey over 20 years ago. Her altruistic path began at the [...]