IAVE’s mission is to create a more just and sustainable world by enabling the leaders, organizations and environments that empower volunteers. We work with a wide range of organizations around the world, including nonprofits, government agencies, and academic institutions. Member benefits include exclusive news and updates, discounts on conferences, priority consideration for presenter roles, and opportunities to engage with the global volunteer community at members-only events.

IAVE Organizational Member

Global Network of Volunteering Leadership

For $40 a year (or $70 for two years), IAVE membership is a straightforward way to advance the impact of volunteering and connect with a diverse community of volunteer leaders around the world. Membership is open to all types of organizations – nonprofit, government, academic, etc.

For select national and regional leadership volunteering organizations, this peer-to-peer network allows members to engage with one another to share insights and form global partnerships.

Which option is right for me?

IAVE Membership

Global Network of Volunteering Leadership


Open to all organizations (nonprofits, government, academia, etc.)

Open to national & regional leadership for volunteering organizations.
Learn more here

Regular communication and updates from IAVE, including monthly member newsletters

Opportunities to engage with the global volunteer community through Calls to Action and members-only events

Discounts to IAVE conferences for 2 individuals from your organization

Voting privileges during Board of Directors elections

Priority consideration for presenter roles in IAVE events and contributions for thought leadership

Access to peer-to-peer platform to network and engage

Grants and funding opportunities

Fellowship programs

Opportunities to engage with corporate partners

Talk to a member of our team

Connect with our Network Development team to discuss how your organization can best partner with IAVE.