Calendar of Upcoming Events

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Upcoming Seminars & Events

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

BVU is accepting credit cards for seminar registrations. We continually update our calendar of seminars.  We will refund the cost of your seminar if cancelled at least 48 hours prior to seminar.

 

Thursday, August 21, 2014

Ready...Set...Grow! Planning and Managing Projects

This session is the third of our three part series and will provide the basics of planning and managing projects through interactive discussion and hands-on exercises.

BVU Akron Office

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Thursday, September 11, 2014

Grant Writing from A to Z

Join BVU for a “how-to” session on developing winning proposals featuring two highly-experienced fund development professionals.

Brecksville Community Center

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Friday, September 12, 2014

Nonprofit Executive Network, Cleveland

For chief executives of nonprofits to share and learn from peers in a collaborative environment.

Ronald McDonald House of Cleveland

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Friday, September 26, 2014

The Role of the Board

In this highly acclaimed BVU seminar, speakers discuss the roles and responsibilities of nonprofit board members and consider challenges and opportunities facing nonprofits. This seminar includes presentations, a panel discussion, case study analysis, and discussion.

Cuyahoga County Public Library, Parma-Snow Branch

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Thursday, October 02, 2014

Mastering Effective Meetings

Tired of endless, ineffective meetings? From board meetings to department meetings, this seminar can help you hold more productive, more successful meetings.

Brecksville Community Center

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Friday, October 17, 2014

Best Practices in Internal Controls and Financial Reporting

A seminar addressing critical concepts of internal controls and meaningful financial reporting in order to ensure the future of your nonprofit.

Brecksville Community Center

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Friday, October 24, 2014

The Role of the Board, Akron

In this highly acclaimed BVU seminar, speakers discuss the roles and responsibilities of nonprofit board members and consider challenges and opportunities facing nonprofits. This seminar includes presentations, a panel discussion, case study analysis, and discussion.

John S. Knight Center

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Thursday, November 06, 2014

Effective Leadership of Nonprofit Boards, Akron

In today’s economic and social environment, nonprofits are facing daunting challenges, as well as unprecedented opportunities, to innovate and serve. The key to the board’s success in leading, shaping and supporting the organization is effective board leadership. An effective working relationship between the board and staff is absolutely essential. Join BVU for a small, hands-on workshop that will address the role of board leaders in guiding and shaping a board to advance the organization to achieve its full potential.

BVU Akron Office

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