Registration Now Open for IVPA Global Volunteering Fairs

IVPA is excited to announce that registration is now open for organizations interested in having space at our 2011 Global Volunteering Fairs. Each fair will be a three-hour event where prospective volunteers can chat with representatives of international volunteer organizations as well as attend free workshops on international service topics.


Dates and Locations

Two IVPA Global Volunteering Fairs will be held this October in Washington DC and New York City:

Washington, DC (5:00-8:00pm on Tuesday, October 25)           

5:00-8:00pm @ St Stephen and the Incarnation Episcopal Church

1525 Newton Street NW, Washington, DC  20010


New York, NY (5:00-8:00pm on Thursday, October 27) ­­

5:00-8:00pm @ John Jay College of Criminal Justice*

899 Tenth Avenue, New York, NY  10019

* Tentative location


Participating organizations will receive:

  • A 2×6-foot table in the main fair space
  • Meals for two representatives
  • Links to their organization, both on the fairs’ registration website (to be launched in September 2011) as well as in promotional outreach to thousands of potential international volunteers
  • The opportunity to network with fellow volunteer-sending organizations

To register please contact IVPA or Erin Barnhart (erin(at)


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