Massachusetts Service Alliance
At a time when many families and communities are struggling, Massachusetts residents are stepping forward in record numbers to serve and roll up their sleeves to help solve the growing challenges facing their communities. More than ever before organizations are relying upon volunteers and corps members to help them meet those needs.
The Massachusetts Service Alliance (MSA) invests in community-based organizations and institutions that rely upon volunteers and people engaged in service to meet their community’s needs. Through investing, convening, advocating, and building capacity, MSA develops and supports initiatives that incorporate service and volunteerism as effective strategies to address the pressing needs in the Commonwealth.
Call for Award Nominations! Massachusetts Conference on Service & Volunteering - June 1, 2015
MSA's bi-annual conference will bring together nonprofit, public, and private sector leaders and volunteer management practitioners for a day of learning, connection, and dialogue. Nominate a Leader in Service & Volunteerism (Due: May 1) Read More
Register Today! MSA's Third Annual MA Service & Volunteerism Day at the State House Featuring Special Guest, Wendy Spencer, CEO of CNCS! - April 16
Join MSA and Wendy Spencer on April 16th to hear from "Everyday Community Heroes" as they share their story on how they are meeting local needs, inspiring others to serve and making a difference in Massachusetts. Read More
Funding Opportunity: Youth Development Volunteer Initiative!
The Massachusetts Service Alliance (MSA) is pleased to release a Request for Proposals for its Youth Development Volunteer Initiative. MSA seeks to award grants $6,000 to $8,000 to provide capacity-building opportunities to nonprofits and Volunteer Connector Organizations to better engage volunteers in youth development programming by creating, or expanding and replicating promising models (Due: April 20). Read More
"How wonderful that no one need wait a single moment to improve the world. " -Anne Frank