Leadership + Practical Knowledge

A Greater Community Impact

Every year we present over 40 events and seminars full of useful and actionable knowledge.

Every year we present over 40 events and seminars full of useful and actionable knowledge, focusing on nonprofit governance and management.

Upcoming Seminars & Events

Please note: BVU is planning virtual events through June 2021.

Every year BVU presents over 40 seminars packed with useful and practical knowledge. Our seminars focus on nonprofit governance and management topics, including board roles, board leadership, public policy, HR, finance, and marketing. Additionally, BVU offers several events celebrating and promoting volunteerism

Check back often as we continually update our calendar of seminars.

 

Loading Events

Past Events

Events Search and Views Navigation

Event Views Navigation

February 2021

Tri-Sector Innovation in Action: Accelerating Societal Impact by Expanding Organizational Networks

February 24 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

The Council of Responsible Enterprise (CORE) Global Management Center Sustainability Speaker Series JENS MOLBAK CEO and Founder NewImpact “TRI-SECTOR INNOVATION IN ACTION: ACCELERATING SOCIETAL IMPACT BY EXPANDING ORGANIZATIONAL NETWORKS” Enabling innovators to identify and leverage the resources and assets of nonprofits, governments, and companies to develop sustainable solutions with game-changing positive social impact. TALK 3 IN A SERIES OF PRESENTATIONS INTRODUCING TRI-SECTOR INNOVATION TO NE OHIO Register Now   Presented in partnership with:

Find out more »

March 2021

Virtual Role of the Board Training

March 12 @ 8:30 am - 11:00 am
OH United States
Free – $25

Over 5,000 nonprofit board members trained As nonprofits face growing complexities and challenges, getting the governance right has never been more important.  As a board member, you bring relevant skills, expertise and networks to the organization.  It is important to have a clear understanding of what your job is as a board member, and what it’s not. The key to your organization’s success depends on the board and the chief executive developing a competitive and forward vision, leading the organization…

Find out more »

Digital Transformation and Innovation

March 18 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Free – $15

If you’re in the habit of thinking of technology as a back-office utility or even as a necessary evil, it’s time to open your eyes to the many ways technology can directly help you advance your mission. In this webinar, Tech Impact will share: •            How to stabilize your technology infrastructure and security •            Trends in technology for program delivery •            How to explore your options •            How to implement the right way •            Resources for nonprofits   About the…

Find out more »

BVU Help Desk for Nonprofits

March 18 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Chat with a BVU staff member on our nonprofit team. Our team can find ways to help your nonprofit in 2021. Join through zoom link:   Business Volunteers Unlimited (BVU) is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting. Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82724342835 Meeting ID: 827 2434 2835 One tap mobile +13017158592,,82724342835# US (Washington DC) 13126266799,,82724342835# +US (Chicago) Dial by your location +1 301 715 8592 US (Washington DC) +1 312 626 6799 US (Chicago) +1 646 876 9923 US (New…

Find out more »

Business Partner Breakfast

March 25 @ 8:00 am - 9:30 am

Finding Your Fit | A conversation on how employers and professionals create positive impacts through nonprofit board service.  A virtual panel discussion with live question and answer session. Are you a BVU Relationship Champion at your company seeking a virtual opportunity to hear insights and ask questions related to community engagement and employee development? Are you currently engaged in BVU’s Board Matching Program or interested in learning about and how to align your interests and expertise to create a positive…

Find out more »

April 2021

BVU Help Desk for Nonprofits

April 15 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Chat with a BVU staff member on our nonprofit team. Our team can find ways to help your nonprofit in 2021. Join through zoom link:   Business Volunteers Unlimited (BVU) is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.   Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83805232044   Meeting ID: 838 0523 2044 One tap mobile +13017158592,,83805232044# US (Washington DC) 13126266799,,83805232044# +US (Chicago)   Dial by your location +1 301 715 8592 US (Washington DC) +1 312 626 6799 US (Chicago) +1 646 876…

Find out more »

Virtual Ask the Expert

April 19 - April 22
Zoom Webinar OH United States
Free – $75

BVU connects our nonprofit partners with skills-based volunteers to work together on projects in various areas.  These 60-minute one-on-one meetings provide an opportunity for the nonprofit and the skills-based volunteer to work on a small project or the skills-based volunteer can answer questions or provide practical suggestions.  The goal of Ask the Expert session if for the nonprofit to leave the meeting and be able to implement some of  the recommendations provided right away. If you are a nonprofit and…

Find out more »

Role of the Board – Minority Pipeline Initiative

April 21 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Join us for a board training session designed to recruit and inspire people from diverse communities to serve on nonprofit boards. People with different backgrounds and life experiences enrich board discussions and decision-making processes, leading to better outcomes than those where board members share a monolithic viewpoint or world view. Join us for a board training session designed to recruit and inspire people from diverse communities to serve on nonprofit boards. This webinar features an expert panel that will share…

Find out more »

May 2021

Succession Planning Virtual Meeting

May 5 @ 12:00 pm - 1:15 pm

Succession Planning: Is your nonprofit prepared for transitions? This session will explore how effective succession planning for your key staff leadership roles can help ensure the focus remains on your mission, while you respond to planned and unplanned changes in your team. Participants will learn about fundamental components of succession planning, including candidate readiness, leadership attributes and development plans.  Be sure to join us for this look into key practices for nonprofits at all stages of leadership development! Presenters: BRIAN F.…

Find out more »

Informational Lunch – Nonprofit Leadership Advancement Program

May 7 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Free

Please join us for a virtual lunch session to learn about BVU’s Nonprofit Leadership Advancement Program (NLAP). This 5-day series over 5 months is designed to be insightful, challenging, and stimulating for nonprofit leaders. It provides an opportunity for nonprofit chief executives or those growing into a leadership role to continue to develop as a leader in the short term and the future. Our partner is Ratliff & Taylor, a full-service talent management firm. Jennifer Cohen and Kyla Schneider facilitate…

Find out more »
+ Export Events

What can we accomplish together?

What can we accomplish together? Get the details on nonprofit membership.