Individuals eligible for active membership shall be those persons employed and recognized by the administration of healthcare institutions has having continuing responsibility for the volunteer services program within those institutions. Such individuals must be responsible to an administrative staff member or department director of the institution. An active member is one whose current dues are paid.
Honorary members will not pay dues, have the right to vote or hold office. Honorary membership may be granted in two ways.
1. Honorary membership may be granted to a non-member for outstanding service to the organization by two-thirds vote of the members present.
2. Honorary membership may be granted to an active member who is retiring from the profession of Volunteer Management who has displayed outstanding service in the field of Volunteer Management by two-thirds vote of the members present.