The OAVR is an Ottawa-based association open to anyone in the field of volunteer management.

OAVR Welcomes

  • Individuals whose work (paid or unpaid) includes managing volunteer resources
  • Managers of volunteer resources not currently working in the field
  • Students in a degree or certificate program in management of volunteer resources

Membership Benefits

  • Educational Opportunities Discount on the annual Professional Administrators of Volunteer Resources – Ontario conference
  • Access to the Managers of Volunteer Resources community of practice
  • Information on local professional development opportunities
  • Networking with peers at 3 meetings per year
  • Access to Job Opportunities Information
  • E-bulletins and E-newsletters

Membership Fee


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**Online payments now available.**


OAVR Board Members for 2018-2019

Chair: Angela Begin

Vice-Chair: Denise Hawken

Secretary: Maria Lahiffe

Treasurer: Atoosa Adnani

Membership: Jake Harding

Newsletter: Alexandria White

Communications: Jo-Anne Turple

Web Master: Andrew McEwen

Programming: Javier Cavelo and Jill Daigle