Developing volunteer management

We are an independent membership body that supports, represents and champions people in volunteer management in the UK regardless of field, discipline or sector.


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Events and training

Members only: AVM Book Club – ‘How to Be More Pirate

December 1 | 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

At AVM’s next members’ book club we’ll be discussing ‘How to Be More Pirate’, the follow up to best seller ‘Be More Pirate’, and we’ll be joined by co-author Alex Barker, who was our keynote speaker at our 2019 conference. Find out more and book your place today…


Public event: Engaging Younger People: Tapping into the energy of the under 25s

December 10 | 9:45 am – 12:30 pm

Do you struggle to recruit younger volunteers? Are you keen to make progress in this area but aren’t sure where to start? If so, this event is for you! Join us to discuss how we can make sure younger  volunteers are part of our organisations’ futures. Find out more and book your ticket today…


Members only: AVM Challenge Session

December 15| 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Are you interested in an opportunity to share your thoughts on a subject, listen to other people’s views, be challenged, be open to new ideas, put your points across in clear and helpful ways? AVM members can join us to discuss: “Volunteering should be at the heart of an organisation”. Find out more and book you place today…

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Investing in volunteer management

Our income comes from  membership fees and ticket sales which we invest back into our work directly supporting those in volunteer management.