550 Forest Avenue, Suite 100, Portland, ME 04101 info@uwsme.org 207-874-1000


About PAVA

Portland Area Volunteer Administrators (PAVA) is a professional networking group that meets monthly for casual, early morning meetings. PAVA’s mission is to provide support to, strengthen, and facilitate growth of volunteer managers and their volunteer programs.

Who Should Attend

We welcome individuals who are responsible for working with volunteers and/or managing volunteer programs. PAVA meetings offer a great opportunity to share ideas, expand resources and discuss challenges. Our collective experiences can help you brainstorm and develop new ideas and skills.

Member Benefits

  • Monthly meetings with exciting and helpful topics including: managing personal and work stress, selling your staff & organization on the value of volunteers, navigating difficult situations, demonstrating outcomes, and more.
  • Opportunities to network and share information about current events and resources.