Arts + Business Council for Greater Philadelphia

Business Volunteers for the Arts (BVA)

To apply to be a BVA Volunteer, please complete the form below. Then submit it to us with your resume, and we will contact you to schedule an interview.

* required information



In order for your application to be accepted, you must provide complete contact information for your work and/or home.

Work Information

Primary Information

Secondary Information


Arts & Culture Organization Preferences

Organization Size Preference:

No Preference

Arts Preferences:

Dance: Ballet
Dance: Ethnic/Jazz
Dance: Modern
Design Arts
Folk/Life/Traditional Arts
Media Arts
Music: Choral
Music: Ethnic
Music: Jazz
Music: Orchestral
Musical Theatre
Visual Arts


Personal Involvement or Interest in the Arts

Please describe any memberships, arts events you attend, your own work in the arts, etc.:

Geographic Preferences

Select all geographic regions in which you are available to offer support:*

Bucks, PA
Burlington, NJ
Camden, NJ
Chester, PA
Delaware, PA
Gloucester, NJ
Montgomery, PA
New Castle, DE
Philadelphia, PA


Professional Skills

Please select the areas in which you have experience:*

Finance - Budgeting
Finance - Cash Flow System
Finance - Cost/Benefit Analysis
Finance - New System/Processes
Finance - Nonprofit Accounting
HR - Board Development
HR - Comp. and Benefits
HR - Employee Handbook
HR - Executive/Employee Recruitment
HR - Facilitation/Planning Board Retreat
HR - Group Dynamics & Team Building
HR - Group/Meeting Facilitation
HR - Organizational Development
HR - Organizational Staff Structure
HR - Personnel Policies & Procedures
Administrative Policies
Management - Business Plan
Management - Strategic Planning
Marketing - Audience Surveys/Analysis
Marketing - Campaign
Marketing - Strategy
PR - Press Releases
PR - Strategy



Please copy the text of your resume in the box below:


Please read and check the boxes below to confirm you understand our application process:

I understand that in order to participate in BVA, I must attend a training session.*
I would like a copy of this application emailed to me.

I am a member of the Young Professionals Council (YPC) through the Chamber of Commerce for Greater Philadelphia

Thank you for your interest in BVA. You will be contacted shortly.

Questions? Contact bva

Arts + Business Council for Greater Philadelphia

200 S. Broad Street, Ste. 700 | Philadelphia, PA 19102 | ABC Phone: (215) 790-3620 | PVLA Phone: (215) 790-3822 |