Institute on Violence, Abuse & Trauma

Get Involved

We depend on dedicated volunteers, staff, and interns to provide comprehensive services.

 
Sally Lokey was awarded Volunteer of the Year at the 21st International Summit by IVAT staff for dedication and support.  

Sally Lokey was awarded Volunteer of the Year at the 21st International Summit by IVAT staff for dedication and support.  

interested in being a volunteer/interning in the office?

We need volunteers and student-interns throughout the year for a variety of different tasks.  Our volunteers are eligible for significant discounts to IVAT Summits and Trainings.  We always need assistance with preparing for Summits as well as on-site Summit volunteers for both our Hawai`i and San Diego Summits.

currently, we need volunteers interested in:

  • Planning Committee (San Diego Summit)
  • Planning Committee (Hawai`i Summit)
  • Bookstore/Entrepreneurship
  • Marketing/Social Media/Graphic Design
  • IT/AV
  • Strategic Planning/Non-Profit Management
  • Grant Writing
  • General administrative supports
  • Outreach/Volunteer Management
  • On-site Summit Support

We also welcome interest in joining one of our Summit Planning Committees.  Active members of either the Hawai`i or San Diego Planning Committee are eligible for waived registration fees for one of the Summits.  Members participate in monthly meetings (call-in or in-person) as well as at least one subcommittee.  

 

 

For more information about any of our volunteer opportunities, please complete the Interest Form.

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For every $25 donation received we will provide one hour of psychological treatment services to a child, adolescent or adult in San Diego County who has been affected by violence, abuse or trauma.