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Introduction to Community Engagement

  • Talent Launch 6161 Oak Tree Blvd Independence, OH 44131 (map)

Cleveland is an incredibly philanthropic community and studies show that giving back is important to the quality of a young professional’s life. What are the many ways you can give back to your community in Cleveland? This session will introduce you to the civic community in Cleveland, why it is important to you, how you should get involved and the rewards that result.

What you will learn:

  • The nonprofit sector in Northeast Ohio

  • Awareness of the many community engagement options from serving on a nonprofit board/jr board/friends’ group.

  • Engaging in a short-term pro bono consulting project with a nonprofit or rolling up your sleeves for hands-on direct service volunteering.  

  • Self-Assessment of how to best leverage your passions, time, and skills to map out your community engagement.

About Roseanne Deucher, Managing Director, Business Engagement, Business Volunteers Unlimited


Roseanne works with BVU’s business members to establish and enhance strong community involvement programs and engage employees at all levels in volunteerism. Roseanne serves on Beaumont School Board as Governance Committee Chair, Ohio & Erie Canalway Coalition Board as Governance Committee Chair and Chair of the Ideastream Community Advisory Board. She previously served on the Franklin County Alcohol and Drug and Mental Health Board and has a Bachelor of Science in Psychology and Sociology from John Carroll University and a Masters in Public Administration from The Ohio State University – School of Public Policy and Management.




Cost: $30 (scroll down for specific ticket)

Engage! Cleveland Employer Members: $25 with discount code

Companies purchasing 10 or more tickets can receive 10% savings, please email for discount code.

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Later Event: November 7
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