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General Purposes

International Association for Volunteer Effort

  • Program Civil Society
  • Program Area Special Initiatives
  • Grant Amount $90,000
  • Grant Period January 1, 2003–December 31, 2005
  • Location Washington, DC, United States
  • Geographic Focus World

About this grant

The International Association for Volunteer Effort is the agency that exists solely to promote, strengthen and celebrate volunteering worldwide.Multiyear funding will enable the association to develop and sustain global networks to facilitate the growth and development of volunteering; build a global membership that reflects the breadth and diversity of volunteering; and ensure good governance with efficient and effective management. To accomplish these goals the association will expand world and regional conferences and continue to work and build influence with key networks in the field of volunteering.Achievements during 2001 included organizing the 16th Biennial World Volunteer Conference; developing areas of youth volunteering; and completing a four-year strategic planning process.