Please refer to our benefits page
to view all the benefits of a MAVA membership.
Please check out our events calendar
for a listing of future events.
- VRL Training Series -- Volunteer Impact Leadership Training Series: earn your certificate in volunteer leadership! Demonstrate your expertise and professionalism to employers, peers, and the community.
- Professional Development Events -- Topics are requested by attendees and range from conflict resolution, leadership, international perspectives on volunteer management, ethics, and more.
-- Keep up-to-date with the latest information on volunteer administration.
MAVA Discussion Forum
-- Post questions and share ideas related to the field.
MAVA Published -- Check out MAVA Members/Staff that have been published and visible through different media.
-- Join a group of leaders of volunteers near you! Numerous locations around the state. Meet with others in your field to network and discuss a variety of topics monthly or bi-monthly.
Sector networks include:
Metro MAVA Connections
-- This program provides members with monthly opportunities to share and gather resources for the development of their professional skills and volunteer programs.
MAVA Tool Kit for Building a Peer Professional Network
-- Develop your own network of leaders of volunteers using this 33 page notebook that covers topics ranging from Stages in Network Development and Balancing Participants' Need to Outreach Tips.
Advocating for your Volunteer Program
-- MAVA's tips and trainings that can assist you in advocating for your program within your organization.
Best Practices for Service Learning -- MAFEL's Top Ten Best Practices for Providing Orientations