1. To advocate on behalf of administrators of volunteers and provide support among membership.

  2. To encourage the development and advancement of voluntarism within the City of Barrie and surrounding areas.

  3. To promote professional development of BAVA members and provide an opportunity for resource sharing.


The Barrie Association of Volunteer Administrators (BAVA) is a local association committed to excellence in the administration of volunteers through advocacy, networking, communication, education and professional development within the City of Barrie and surrounding areas.


Canadian Red Cross Society

Central North Correctional Centre

CNIB Simcoe/Muskoka


Coleman Care Centre

Collingwood General and Marine Hospital

County of Simcoe

Deaf Access Simcoe Muskoka


President: Heather Stone, Canadian Red Cross

Past President: Jen Bercier, YMCA of Simcoe/Muskoka

Vice-President: Tanya Saari, Redwood Park Communities


Secretary : Jen McLellan, VON


Treasurer: Jennifer Pilon, Bob Rumball Home for the Deaf 


Webmaster: Jennifer Tracy, CIM | Chartered Managers Canada



Communications/Awareness Committee: Heather Stone, Canadian Red Cross


Care Committee: Marg Gow, Canadian Mental Health Association


Education Committee: Stephanie Butler, Barrie Community Health Centre 


Membership: Vacant


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For more information, please contact: Heather Stone, President

Phone: 705-721-3313 ext 5278 Email: Heather.Stone@redcross.ca

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