DOVIA provides networking, education, and support for the unique career field of volunteer management.
Our vision is to provide our community with an abundance of motivated, well-equipped, knowledgeable, and passionate volunteers as well as the resources to utilize those volunteers in fulfilling roles.
We plan to do this by:
Promoting volunteerism in Chattanooga and surrounding area
Increasing knowledge of the career of volunteer managment
Identifying and meeting community needs
Maintaining active and involve DOVIA members
Creating a comprehensive network between organizations and volunteers
Developing strong partnerships
Providing effective trainings and professional development
Meeting locations vary but are held the first Thursday of every month from 12:00-1:00. If you are interested in attending a meeting to learn more about DOVIA, please contact Anna Baker, Membership Secretary, at (423) 752-0316 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
DOVIA Retreat 2011 at the Tennessee River Gorge Trust's Pot Point Cabin
DOVIA has many agency members including:The Bethlehem Center
Area Food Bank|
Goodwill Industries, Inc.|