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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.

Ready to get involved?

Volunteer Center

Volunteers Make a difference. The Volunteer Center at BVU brings together nonprofits with volunteers ready to help in Greater Cleveland.

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.
Cleveland Indians Volunteer Challenge

Join the Volunteer Challenge

Volunteer 4 hours and receive 2 tickets to select Indians Games.
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.

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.

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

  • FREE Virtual Ask the Expert

    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

    May 23 - May 27
  • 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

    June 7 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  • Role of the Board – Minority Pipeline Initiative

    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

    June 9 @ 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Career Opportunity: Accountant at LEAP

BVU nonprofit member, LEAP, is hiring an Accountant. See full job description and ways to apply here.  Looking to hire immediately! Linking Employment, Abilities and Potential (LEAP) is a non-profit working to help persons with disabilities to thrive. We are seeking...

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Thank you to all who helped make Saturday’s 31st Homeless Stand Down a success! A full recap of the event (with photos) is coming soon!

We thank our volunteers, partners, donors, vendors and sponsors for their generosity.

BVU is so excited for the 31st Annual Homeless Stand Down on Saturday, where we will provide respite, resources and reconnection to over 2,000 of our neighbors in need.

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