Arizona Service Enterprise Initiative Participating Organizations and Testimonials


Service Enterprise Initiative

Service Enterprise trainer


The ASU Lodestar Center now serves as the statewide hub for Arizona and works with Points of Light to offer the Service Enterprise Initiative to nonprofits in the state. SEI is a national program that provides training and certification to selected nonprofits that are committed to implementing exemplary volunteer management practices to achieve their missions.

The following organizations have graduated from the SEI training program and achieved certification at the Center. Organizations marked in bold have been nationally certified as Service Enterprises by Points of Light.

SEI Cohort 17

Spring/Fall 2020

  • Cancer Support Community
  • Cave Creek Museum
  • Desert Foothills Library
  • Foothills Caring Corps, Inc.
  • Foothills Food Bank
  • Volunteer in Paradise at PVSchools
SEI Cohort 12

Summer/Fall 2019

  • A New Leaf
  • Arizona Dental Foundation
  • Cosanti Foundation
  • Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation
  • Literacy Volunteers of Maricopa County
  • Mesa Arts Center Foundation
  • Paz de Cristo
  • Ryan House
  • Save the Family Foundation of AZ
SEI cohort 11

Spring/Summer 2019

  • ICM Food & Clothing Bank
  • Just For Patients
  • McDowell Sonoran Conservancy
  • Northwest Valley Connect
  • Stardust Non-Profit Building Supplies
  • Treasures 4 Teachers
  • The Welcome to America Project
Service Enterprise Initiative inaugural class, Winter 2019

Fall/Winter 2018-19

  • Civitan Foundation 
  • East Valley Adult Resources, Inc.
  • Global Ties Arizona 
  • House of Refuge
  • Maryvale Revitalization Corporation 
  • Power Paws Assistance Dogs, Inc.
  • Rebuilding Together Valley of the Sun
  • Sonoran Arts League
  • Swift Youth Foundation

Is your nonprofit ready to unlock the power of volunteers? Learn more about the program and how you can join these organizations in transforming volunteerism for high-impact results.