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, February 21, 2018

Pro Bono Assistance - Doctor's In Event

Is your nonprofit looking for assistance with a project related to Marketing, Human Resources, Finance or Employment law? If so, sign up for the next Doctor's In event where BVU will have subject matter experts on hand to meet with you to help get you started on your project or answer questions related to the project.


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Friday, March 02, 2018

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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Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Introduction to Proposal Writing and Budgeting Basics

This course offers tips and techniques in successful grant proposal writing for nonprofit organizations, including what goes into a successful proposal, how the material is organized, how proposal budgets are prepared, and how to present proposals to grant makers in ways designed to promote a positive response.

Akron-Summit County Public Library

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Friday, March 30, 2018

Unleashing the Power of Your Brand

Learn how a well-defined brand strategy that translates into compelling messaging and design standards will help ensure that when people focus their attention on your organization, they understand your cause and that the work you do matters. More importantly, they are enticed to listen, care and act.


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Tuesday, April 17, 2018

Introduction to Fundraising Planning

Does your organization need help directing its fundraising efforts? Planning focuses your organization by setting fundraising priorities and helps give staff and board members a roadmap to success.

Akron-Summit County Public Library

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