SVAVA, PO Box 3274, Norfolk, VA 23514

(757) 322-2992


The Professional Organization for Volunteer Administrators in Hampton Roads

About Us


Mission and Purpose

The Southeastern Virginia Volunteer  Association (SVAVA) is a professional non-profit organization that  pursues excellence in mobilizing and supporting volunteer resources  management.  

The purpose of SVAVA is to:

  • Promote professionalism in volunteer administration.
  • Offer educational opportunities for members and provide a forum for information exchange.
  • Provide networking opportunities among members.
  • Increase awareness and communication among organizations utilizing volunteers.
  • Broaden community awareness of volunteerism.
  • Work and utilize resources together to make a difference! 

SVAVA 2019 Board

Darcy Sink, President 

Shelby Hunt, Vice President-Programming 

Beth Heaton, Vice President-Membership 

Barbara Gullickson, Treasurer 

Morgan DeWeese, Secretary

SVAVA Bylaws

SVAVA Bylaws (pdf)