Become a Member Today!

Are you or your organization a lapsed or current member? If so go to our Member Log In Page to update your account and make payments. Not sure? Please email SAVMATucson@gmail.com to find out.

Benefits of SAVMA Membership

Leadership & Peer-to-Peer Networking

  • Networking with colleagues and access to experts in the field
  • Leadership opportunities to serve on SAVMA board or a committee and sit as an expert on various Southern Tucson organizations’ panels
  • Priority involvement in annual SAVMA-sponsored events such as:
    • Volunteer Appreciation Event at Reid Park Zoo
    • Volunteer Recognition and Awards Gala at Convention Center
  • Tips, expertise, and support for meeting the challenges of changing volunteer demographics
  • Being part of a team dedicated to shaping the field of volunteer management on a local and state level
    • Close connections with the Governor’s Office
    • Partnership with Governor’s Office of Youth, Faith, and Family
    • Opportunities for SAVMA members to sit on government boards and commissions

Professional Development

Financial Benefits

  • VIP admission and discounts to trainings and events
  • Discounts for SAVMA Awards Table Purchase
  • Discounts for SAVMA Fair
  • Discounts for Partner Organizations where available (like the Governor’s Summit on Volunteerism)
  • Multiple-person discount for the AL!VE Hybrid Conference hosted by SAVMA

Advertising and Social Media Notoriety

  • Ability to recognize your organization’s commitment to ethics and accountability in volunteer management on your website with SAVMA’s logo and a link to the ethic standards
  • Recognized as SAVMA partner/member on SAVMA website and in SAVMA newsletters

An invoice is provided for those needing to submit a check. 2020 Invoice for Dues.

Sign up today! Click here to be sent to the sign-up form!

Serve on a Committee

Do you want to develop your professional skills in a certain area or lend your expertise to a great cause? We have space for you in our of our committees below:

  • Membership
  • Communications
  • Governance
  • Program and Events

Committee work is year-round and there are always projects to be done. To join a committee, email SAVMATucson@gmail.com to express your interest.

Join our Board of Directors

Board members are elected in December at the annual meeting. However, the Board of Directors may also fill vacant spots throughout the year through voting. We are always looking for individuals with a passion for promoting volunteerism in Southern Arizona and supporting our efforts to elevate the profession of volunteer management. If you are eager to join a working board, we want to hear from you!

SAVMA Membership is required.

Email SAVMATucson@gmail.com to let us know your interest.

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SAVMA Board 2019

SAVMA connects brilliant folks from across non-profits to work together towards developing stronger volunteer leaders throughout Tucson. It’s a great way to network and learn with peers, to share the struggles we all have, as well as the joys, in a supportive, professional community.

A man smiles at the camera in front of a yellow wallAlex Swain, Community Food Bank of Southern Arizona

Staff who manage volunteers are so hardworking and deserve some extra support! SAVMA fills a gap for professional development, but also for personal support. When volunteer managers have what they need, the work of volunteers can be even more valuable.

Heidi Gerrish, Lutheran Social Services of the Southwest
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