New Membership Benefit: Onsite Volunteer Engagements

Volunteer Engagement Opportunities We are excited to announce a new addition to our work in the area of volunteer engagement and a new benefit open to BVN members. In 2018, United Way embarked on a strategic visioning process with the goal of representing both the corporate and nonprofit sectors to assess our current volunteerism strategies, […]

BVN at Community Kickoff August 2019

BVN at Community Kickoff United Way of Dane County had another successful Seasons of Caring: Community Kickoff! Over 800 volunteers gathered at the Mallard’s Duck Pond in Warner park on August 20, 2019 to celebrate the start of the United Way’s annual campaign. Volunteers donned their Champions for Change shirts as they enjoyed food and […]

Tech-Know: BVN Blog

Tech-Know: BVN’s New Blog BVN’s blog, “BVN: The Latest” is complete and live on the United Way of Dane County’s website. The blog was created to increase exposure and engagement with BVN related content. It’s published on the public section of the website, making its content easily shareable on social media and was built using responsive code, ensuring a smooth […]

August Membership Meeting Recap

August Membership Meeting Thank you to UW Credit Union for hosting BVN on August 13; there might not have been a more value-add BVN meeting! From making volunteer options more discoverable and actionable through the www.VolunteerYourTime.org, to a round robin of lessons learned among the many meeting attendees, BVN both inspired action and prompted attendees […]

June Community Conversation Recap

June Community Conversation In June, Deloitte Consulting graciously hosted BVN as we held our Community Conversation, this time focused on job readiness. As we know, nearly 64,000 people in Dane County live in poverty. Lack of family-supporting wage jobs is a primary contributor to this community crisis. In addition, lack of access to education, skills, […]

Get to Know a BVN Member: Deloitte

Meet a BVN Member! What is Deloitte: Deloitte is a multinational professional services network, with more than 80,000 professionals throughout the United States. Presence in Madison: Deloitte has been present in Madison for 27 years, and values being engaged in the community. Deloitte’s involvement with BVN dates back to the groups founding, led in large […]

Meet a BVN Member: WKOW

WKOW TV was the first television station in Madison, Wisconsin. The company was established June 30, 1953 and since then they have grown to 80 employees. WKOW is owned by Quincy Media, Inc. a family-owned communications company whose subsidiaries operate seventeen television stations, AM and FM radio stations, and two newspapers. The company takes an active role in working for […]