• 20 Mar 2020
  • 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM
  • California Endowment, 1000 N Alameda St, Los Angeles, CA 90012
  • 13


  • For DOVIA-LA Members

March DOVIA-LA Meeting

Volunteer Engagement Professionals: Our Own Best Resource

Friday, March 20, 2020 

9:30am - 12:00pm

We are postponing this topic and will schedule it for a future date.

On Friday, March 20th, enjoy continental breakfast while networking with other DOVIA-LA members and guests. Our meeting features a guided discussion which allows attendees to share ideas as well as workshop problems and solutions around common topics including:

·        Planning for Volunteer Appreciation Week, April 19-25

·        Engaging volunteers to expand our own department capacities

·        Effective time management strategies

·        And more

NEW! Submit an issue you’re facing or topic you’d like to discuss in the registration form!

About our facilitators:

  • Kate Ekman (President of DOVIA-LA and Purpose & Engagement Coordinator at Beach Cities Health District)
  • Mackenzie Cummins (Secretary and Volunteer Manager & Executive Administrator at Free Wheelchair Mission)
  • Meghan Maloney (Vice President of Education and Programming and Volunteer and Programs Manager, Executive Service Corps of Southern California)
  • Tess Simgen (Vice President of Membership and Arts and Events Supervisor, Volunteer Engagement Program, City of Santa Clarita)

Learn more about our speakers at

Who can attend?

You do not need to be a DOVIA-LA member to attend this meeting. Please feel free to share this event with any other volunteer engagement and non-profit professionals in the Los Angeles Area who may be interested in our organization!

What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?

California Endowment Center is on the block next to Union Station so there are many public transportation options. If driving, on-site parking is FREE at the California Endowment Center.  

How can I contact the organizer with questions?

If you have any questions or comments, please contact