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Business Volunteers Unlimited brings them together to enrich Northeast Ohio. That’s what we do. Join us.

Business Volunteers Unlimited brings them together to enrich Northeast Ohio.

That’s what we do. Join us.

“My business wants to give back”

Serve your community: Have an impact in the daily operations of nonprofits – and in the lives of everyday people – by using your skills to benefit those in need.

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“My nonprofit is looking for support”

Enlist a behind-the-scenes coach: From referring volunteers to providing consultations, support and training, we’re here to help build up your nonprofit.



Current Volunteer Needs






Give Help

Give back to your community during this time of disconnection. Check out ways to support local nonprofits on our Current Volunteer Opportunities page.

Get Help

BVU will continue to connect businesses and the community to the nonprofits who need their help.

Fill out the Request for Assistance form with your nonprofit’s immediate volunteer needs.

Summer of Service with Deloitte.

Fellows Program

Hear from businesses large, and small, on how volunteering has boosted morale and improved employee retention.
Cleveland Indians Volunteer Challenge

BVU Programs

Check out the different BVU programs to learn how you can invest in our shared future and make a lasting change in the lives of others and in your own life through.
Volunteer Match

BVU Consulting Services

BVU’s consulting services provides nonprofits with practical and high quality consulting. Our team has years of experience working with nonprofits in board governance, succession plans, and strategic plans.

We strive to build a strong and vibrant community in Northeast Ohio.

BVU links the diverse knowledge and experiences of business leaders with the needs and opportunities of nonprofits. By connecting and combining the talents of businesses, nonprofits and individuals, everyone succeeds. Best of all, it enriches our community.

Join us in this common purpose.

Upcoming Events

  • Nonprofit Leader’s Breakfast – Webinar

    Adaptive Leadership:  Resilient Leaders Make For Resilient Organizations   “The only thing that is constant is change” is a famous quote by the ancient Greek philosopher Heraclitus. Indeed, life is constantly changing and evolving – – and always has.  However, we find ourselve...

    July 9 @ 9:00 am - 10:15 am
  • Linking New Leaders – Zoom Breakout Rooms

    Linking New Leaders is a fun, fast paced “speed dating” style event that brings together community-minded young professionals with local nonprofit organizations. The goal is to connect up-and-coming professionals who want to contribute their time and expertise to a variety of engagement ...

    July 21 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  • 2020 Summer of Service: Volunteering Together… Apart!

    Sponsored by MIM Software, BVU’s annual Summer of Service is a series of collaborative service days for BVU Business Partners. Summer of Service promotes engagement and commitment to our cities while learning about community needs and networking. We will be offering 3 dates this year: June 26...

    July 24

Latest Tweets

What should your nonprofit be thinking about as your prepare to reopen? Read this article to see where your organization stands.

Check out the different resources National Council of Nonprofits has to help nonprofits through COVID-19. Learn more by clicking the link below.

Learn more about about Nonprofit HR's series on injustices based on race, ethnicity and beyond. They have created a specific program to help the social sector navigate through this space.

The Fundraising Effectiveness Project released its survey results. Read more to see the comparison of giving to charities from this year to last year.

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