The Edmonton Chamber of Voluntary Organizations helps organizations to build and sustain their volunteer programs and services through resources, networking, and skill development opportunities.
We are a member-based nonprofit organization serving the nonprofit and charitable organizations in Metro Edmonton.
Our Vision is to create a strong, vibrant community strengthened by an effective voluntary sector working with government and business.
Our Mission is to strengthen the public service voluntary sector in Metro Edmonton by:
>> Convene groups and conversations on issues/ initiatives /innovations that will advance the community impact of the voluntary sector.
>> Create alliances and networks to tackle community development issues.
>> Build bridges to all parts of the voluntary network and to academia, business and government.
>> Build governance and leadership expertise within the voluntary sector.
>> Develop organizations’ capacity for excellence and impact.
>> Encourage volunteerism to that the sector has a rich repository of human capital to draw on.
>> Engage with Chamber members and sector partners on ECVO priorities and activities.
>> Advocate on issues that will enhance the well-being of the sector and contribute to strong, vibrant communities.