Conferences for Leaders of Volunteers

The list below includes many of the key conferences in the field, in the United States in particular. 

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May 17-19 - East · Burlington, VT 
America's Service Commissions National Service Trainings

June 1-3 - West · Albuquerque, NM
America's Service Commissions National Service Trainings

June 2-3, 2022
Texas Volunteer Management Conference
The 2022 Texas Volunteer Management Conference theme is “Brave New World: Leaning into Challenges.” New unforeseen challenges continue to arise as we adjust and reengage volunteers in our programs. Our profession is changing and requires us to move forward with adaptability and ingenuity. Through this conference, we hope to lead volunteer engagement professionals into a world where challenges are reframed into possibilities by leaning into them with courage. The conference is fully virtually. 

June 8-10, 2022 
MAVA Hybrid Volunteer Engagement Leadership Conference
Join volunteer engagement leaders from across the globe for three full days of learning and networking at the Minnesota Alliance for Volunteer Advancement (MAVA)’s Volunteer Engagement Leadership Conference. Experience 2 keynote speakers and 28 concurrent sessions for staff, AmeriCorps members and volunteers at all levels of volunteer engagement experience to choose from. The 2022 conference is hybrid - both in-person and zoom participation is supported.  

July 13-15, 2022 
Points of Light Conference
Orlando, Florida
The Points of Light Conference is a global convening of nonprofit, government, business and civic leaders who connect, collaborate, gain and share the knowledge and resources needed to galvanize the power of people to create change. 

October 18 or 19, 2022
2022 Volunteer Management Hybrid Conference 
AL!VE, Better Impact & VMPC present the Volunteer Management Hybrid Conference 2022:  Impact Evaluation:  Data that Matters and Telling the Right Story
This year’s Volunteer Management Hybrid Conference will focus on equipping leaders of volunteers with skills to determine what data is useful and how to tell impactful stories using different tools and technologies.