Welcome to Rochester Area Administrators of Volunteer Services


Who Are We?

RAAVS is a professional organization for individuals who administer volunteer services in the greater Rochester area.
For over 30 years RAAVS has promoted, advocated for, and supported the development of professionalism among administrators of volunteers. RAAVS meets every second month for a Program meeting and provides mentoring for Volunteer Coordinators as well as support and networking among local agencies.  <Read More>

Join us for our first ever Summer Program called “Let’s Talk: RAAVS Summer Program Podcast & Discussion”! We will meet for an hour on July 1st at 8:30a and will be discussing the following Podcast "The Hard Truth: Diversity & Inclusion from the Volunteer...

Next Event

8:30 am @ Podcast Discussion via Zoom
@ Podcast Discussion via Zoom
Jul 1 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am

Exec Team

Chair Loni Wellman
Chair Elect Amanda Fox
Treasurer Biagio Zarcone
Program Ellen Piper
Membership Julie Cunningham
Secretary Tina Bennett
Social Media Amanda Fox and Bernie Bowie
Symposium Committee Amanda Fox
Website Marion Andrews and Bernie Bowie
Past Chair Robin Casella