Energize Inc. is an international training, consulting and publishing firm specializing in volunteerism. This site contains many resources for leaders of volunteers.
International Association for Volunteer Effort
The International Association for Volunteer Effort (IAVE) is an international non-governmental organization that promotes, celebrates, and strengthens volunteerism worldwide. IAVE has individual and organizational members in some 80 countries around the world.
The United Nations Volunteers is the UN organization that supports sustainable human development globally through the promotion of volunteerism, including the mobilization of volunteers. It is administered by the United Nations Development Programme.
Service Leader - Virtual Volunteering Resources
Serviceleader.org offers specialized resources for Volunteers, Leaders and Managers of Volunteers, and Instructors and Thought Leaders.Serviceleader.org is operated by the RGK Center for Philanthropy and Community Service in the LBJ School of Public Affairs at The University of Texas at Austin. Site content is developed by Center faculty, guest authors, and students engaged in the study of volunteerism.
Volunteer BC works to promote the development and role of volunteer centres in B.C. and to work cooperatively with volunteer centres, other voluntary organizations, and governments in the development of effective voluntary action.
Volunteer Canada's mission is to promote the role and value of volunteering in creating a civil society. This site offers information about programs, provides a directory of Volunteer Centre locations, and discusses employment and volunteer opportunities.
Volunteer Management Professionals of Canada
Promotes the professional administration of volunteer resources, certification of membership, continuing education standards and collaboration with provincial, national and international organizations.
World Volunteer Web
The World Volunteer Web supports the volunteer community by serving as a global clearinghouse for information and resources linked to volunteerism that can be used for campaigning, advocacy and networking. It is an online hub where the community can meet, share resources and coordinate activities to mobilize volunteer action.
Last updated April 16, 2016