Business Volunteers Unlimited


BVU: The Center for Nonprofit Excellence is a national model organization that strengthens nonprofits by involving thousands of volunteers from the community; engaging hundreds of business executives and professionals on nonprofit boards of directors; and providing leading-edge board and management consulting and training services for nonprofits. The Akron-based Center for Nonprofit Excellence (CNE) and Cleveland-based Business Volunteers Unlimited (BVU) merged in September 2011, and have offices in both downtown Akron and Cleveland. The organization, led by Brian Broadbent, President & CEO, offers services to businesses and nonprofits throughout the region and provide one-stop shopping for volunteer referral, consulting and training.

How Your Donation Helps

34.6% of your car donation will go toward helping Business Volunteers Unlimited with their project: Assessment Meetings.

18.1% will go toward the project: Staffing Nonprofit Organizations.

8.4% will go toward the project: Matching Volunteers with Opportunities.



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Tax Status

IRS Classification: 501(c)(3) Public Charity established 1993

Your donations to Business Volunteers Unlimited are tax deductible.

Grouping: Independent - the organization is an independent organization or an independent auxiliary (i.e., not affiliated with a National, Regional, or Geographic grouping of organizations).

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