Society of Volunteer Administrators
What is Society of Volunteer Administrators (SVA)?
The SVA of the Lehigh Valley is an organization serving the needs of individuals responsible for the
administration of volunteer programs.
Who can join SVA?
Membership in SVA is open to anyone in the field of volunteer management, either paid or volunteer. Anyone who works or has worked with any agency, organization or business administering volunteers is welcome to join. Both Pennsylvania and New Jersey organizations are represented in SVA membership.
Why join the SVA?
The Educational Advantage:
Monthly meetings to develop your skills to recruit, train, retain, motivate and recognize volunteers in your program
Workshops designed to strengthen personal competency skills
The Professional Advantage:
Network and exchange resources with other professional volunteer administrators
Cooperative efforts to promote volunteerism
Build volunteer/staff partnerships
Advocate legislation beneficial to volunteers
$25 annual dues includes membership directory, monthly programs and membership pin
2018 Youth Volunteer Award - Isabella Wegner, nominated by Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Lehigh Valley
Pictured left to right: Priscilla Moreira, Big Brothers Bis Sisters;
Kristen Walsh, SVA President
SVA monthly meetings are held on the third Tuesday of the month.
Meetings begin promptly 8:15 a.m.- 9:30 a.m.
Please note: If the Bethlehem Area School District has a delay or is cancelled, the meeting is CANCELLED.
Contact Kristen Walsh, SVA President - firstname.lastname@example.org, 610.691.6055
SVA 2018-2019 Membership Brochure (TBD)
- The 2018/2019 schedule TBD