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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.










Nonprofit Leadership Summit


October 29, 2019  | Huntington Convention Center of Cleveland

Join fellow nonprofit board members, chief executives and management staff at BVU’s Nonprofit Leadership Summit. The first 100 registrants receive early bird pricing of $99. Network and learn from leaders in the technology, human resource, governance, finance, and communications fields.

Summer of Service with Deloitte.

Celebrating 25 years

Thank you to the businesses, nonprofits, foundations, and volunteers in Northeast Ohio for your many years of dedicated service to our community.

Investing In Purpose Drives Employees, Company & Community Forward

Attract and retain the right kind of people. Foster a culture of teamwork and collaboration. Develop leaders.
25K Connect

BVU and Keybank present 25k Connect

Energizing Northeast Ohio businesses to give back in celebration of BVU’s 25th Anniversary.

Executive Leadership Series for Nonprofit Professionals

Take part in this powerful series to understand what you can do to make the most of your leadership style and become a more effective leader in the nonprofit sector.

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

  • Linking New Leaders

    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 13 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  • Nonprofit Leaders’ Breakfast

    BVU’s Nonprofit Leaders’ Breakfast brings together Northeast Ohio nonprofit leaders to discuss relevant and timely information. Our upcoming breakfast will feature John Corlett from Community Solutions to talk about federal funding making its way to Northeast Ohio and what opportunities ...

    July 15 @ 8:30 am - 10:00 am
  • Connect with Champions featuring Eric Gordon

    BVU connects young professionals with business and civic leaders shaping the Northeast Oho community. Our community leaders discuss their background, career path, volunteer involvement, and commitment to the community. FEATURED PRESENTER: Eric Gordon, Chief Executive Officer, Cleveland Metropolitan ...

    July 22 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm

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Board service can be a transformational volunteer experience. Listen to Paul Clark talk about his leadership journey.

Congratulations to Elizabeth “Biz” Voudouris on becoming BVU's new President & CEO! Biz has been at BVU since it was founded back in 1993 leading the growth of consulting offerings and strategic alliances during her career. We are excited to see what the future holds for BVU.

Heard of Givevia? It's a new way your nonprofit can receive gifts online. Learn more by visiting our resource center

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