AVSI-USA shares the mission and method of the AVSI network and provides support to members and initiatives by leveraging resources for existing and new projects, sharing lessons and experiences of the AVSI network and method among development practitioners, supporting
collaborations with U.S. organizations and donors, and representing AVSI at the United Nations and other international organizations.
Today, AVSI-USA plays a pivotal role supporting AVSI Foundation with the management of its portfolio of projects funded by institutional donors, namely USAID, USDOL, USDA and the US State Department.
AVSI-USA opened its doors in 2001, first in New York City and subsequently in
Washington, D.C., in 2004. AVSI-USA is registered in the State of New York with 501(c) 3 status.