Inspiring Excellence in the Leadership of Volunteers to Impact Communities

Welcome to the exciting and evolving world of volunteer engagement! MAVA provides a vital forum for people involved in the field of volunteerism.  Through our cutting edge research and multi-level trainings, we provide these leaders essential professional development and opportunities to exchange relevant information and ideas with their peers.  With over 800 members, MAVA is a powerful force for leaders of volunteers.  MAVA continues to shape the future of volunteerism to create a positive impact within our communities.

   Minnesota has the best state network of volunteer program     managers in the United States 
                        - Steve McCurley, International Trainer


       I simply can't praise this group enough.  No other group in the US has achieved the level  of  participation and satisfaction that this group has. 

   -Betty Stallings, International Trainer

Upcoming events

Thursday, February 12, 2015 9:00 AM • Roseville Library-2180 North Hamline Ave Roseville, MN 55113
Thursday, February 12, 2015 12:00 PM • Roseville Library-2180 North Hamline Ave Roseville, MN 55113
Tuesday, March 10, 2015 8:30 AM • Lyngblomsten Care Center: 1415 Almond Avenue, St. Paul

Recent blog posts

Friday, January 16, 2015 12:24 PM • Morgan Weis
Wednesday, December 31, 2014 9:43 AM • Mary Quirk