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

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

 

Wednesday, March 08, 2017

Is Starting a Nonprofit Right for You?

Are you new to the field of grantseeking? Discover what funders are looking for in nonprofits seeking grants and how to find potential funders using a variety of freely-accessible databases.

Akron-Summit County Public Library

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Tuesday, March 14, 2017

BVU Business Partner Breakfast

BVU Business Partner Breakfasts are a great way to network with other community engagement professionals and share and discuss best practices with peers from a diverse group of businesses.

Cleveland Sight Center

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Thursday, March 16, 2017

The Role of the Board - Cleveland

After attending this training, you will have guidelines for effective and meaningful nonprofit board service and a clear understanding of your role and the expectations of a nonprofit board member.

Tucker Ellis LLP

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Thursday, April 13, 2017

Effective Leadership of Nonprofit Boards

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. This seminar is specifically targeted to nonprofit board officers, committee chairs and chief executives.

AECOM Conference Center

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Wednesday, May 03, 2017

The Role of the Board - Akron

After attending this training, you will have guidelines for effective and meaningful nonprofit board service and a clear understanding of your role and the expectations of a nonprofit board member.

BVU Akron Office

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Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Introduction to Project Budgets

Are you ready to start fundraising for your project or idea, but don’t know what and how much to ask for? This training will provide you with step-by-step instructions on how to generate a standard project budget for a foundation proposal.

Akron-Summit County Public Library

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