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The Forum for Volunteer Administrators (FVA) is dedicated to providing a variety of professional development and networking opportunities to volunteer administrators in Northeast Ohio. Workshops and roundtables are offered throughout the year and provide valuable opportunities to network with colleagues and explore emerging and critical issues in the field of volunteerism. Our programs attract a diverse membership, which represents a wellspring of knowledge and practical experience.

Join FVA as an individual or organizational member if you are:

  • Volunteer administrator in the not-for-profit sector (both paid and unpaid)
  • Corporate volunteer-program administrator
  • Community relations manager
  • Leader in the field of volunteerism
  • Student with an interest in volunteer leadership
  • Faculty member guiding students in community service programs
  • Agency representative establishing a new volunteer program
  • Event planner requiring volunteer recruitment
  • Funder of volunteer programs
  • Specialized volunteer association: For tools to fulfill your mission or vision

FVA membership benefits include:

  • Contemporary, affordable professional development workshops at discounted fees (many offering CEU credit)
  • Free Coffee Conversations networking and resource sharing events
  • Monthly e-blasts and bi-monthly membership newsletter
  • Secure online membership directory
  • Networking opportunities
  • Annual-Meeting voting rights: Select your professional reps
  • Mentoring opportunities on LinkedIn
  • Guidance for managing or interacting with volunteers
  • Increased professional visibility and credibility
  • A personal voice in the future of volunteerism
  • Information on "best practices" on volunteer issues
  • Guide FVA’s strategic planning, mission and vision

FVA memberships

  • Individual Membership: $75 Join today!
  • Associate Membership: $50 Join today!
    Retired professionals, full-time students and unpaid volunteer coordinators
  • Organizational Membership: $175 Join today!
    Includes all member benefits for up to three individuals from an organization

If you have any questions or comments, please call Nadine Gamble at [email protected]