Saying Thanks and Welcome to DOVIA-LA Board Members

This group of professionals represents outgoing and incoming Board of Directors for DOVIA-LA. We are so grateful to the outgoing members for their incredible service and commitment. The 2017 Board took their roles to the next level and set DOVIA-LA on the path to...

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Join or Renew Your Membership to DOVIA-LA

Are you ready for success in 2018? In 2017, DOVIA-LA welcomed many new members representing diverse organizations from all over Los Angeles County and were thrilled to hear from wonderful speakers like Alex Schmider at GLAAD, Melanie Goodyear of Jericho Road Pasadena,...

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2017 Excellence in Volunteer Leadership Award

2017 Excellence in Volunteer Leadership Award   Thank you for your interest in applying for the DOVIA-LA Excellence in Volunteer Leadership Award.   DOVIA-LA prides itself on providing quality professional development opportunities for volunteer managers...

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July 2017 Member Highlight: Sarah L. Kuljian

  Q&A with Sarah L. Kuljian Volunteer Coordinator, Volunteer Action for Aging Where are you currently working and how long have you been managing volunteers? I am currently working with Volunteer Action for Aging (VAA), a program within Independence at Home,...

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May 2017 Member Highlight: Sue Lee

  Q&A with Sue Lee Volunteer & Community Engagement Coordinator, Five Acres   Where are you currently working and how long have you been managing volunteers? I am currently working at Five Acres Boys and Girls Aid Society in Altadena, CA. I have been...

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SCAN is hiring a Volunteer Coordinator!

Volunteer Coordinator - Health & Wellness Center Full-time Ventura About SCAN Our mission is simple: Keeping Seniors Healthy and Independent–that’s been our mission for almost 40 years. Rated as one of the top Medicare Advantage plans in California, SCAN Health...

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March 2017 Member Highlight: Kate Ekman

Q&A with Kate Ekman Purpose & Engagement Coordinator, Beach Cities Health District   Where are you currently working and how long have you been managing volunteers? I’ve been managing volunteers since I was at university, where I became president of our...

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5 Tips to Build Volunteer Loyalty

Just because you successfully attract volunteers to your organization doesn’t mean you’ll keep them. Here are five effective tips to maintain great relationships with your volunteers by building loyalty. Read the whole article on VolunteerMatch HERE.

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Volunteer Management Progress Report Survey

Add Your Voice to the 2016 Volunteer Management Progress Survey & Report If you manage volunteers or lead a volunteer program or organization (as a volunteer or paid staff), don't miss your chance to take the Volunteer Management Progress Survey and be the first...

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One-stop shop for background checks

At Education Day, the question of how to screen volunteers and how to absorb the cost. CalNonprofits (http://www.calnonprofits.org/) has a great resource for members. In the nonprofit community we want to assume that everyone looking to work for or with our...

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