What makes a win-win partnership?


Participate in the giving opportunities that get you excited and fuel your businesses' passion for community engagement. 

1. Support Urban Ventures financially

  • Underwrite an entire program or fund a specific need
  • Sponsor a community event or fundraiser

2. Volunteer

  • Specialized volunteer services for a specific project
  • Fill regular volunteer positionsone time and ongoing

3. Buy CityKid products from our social enterprises

  • Our coffee-for-business program is served at 100+ local organizations; yours should be one of them!

4. Hire from UV's employment center, Ready? Set! Work…

5. Host a Lunch & Learn to increase momentum around your workplace giving, corporate match, or United Way campaign.

  • We can bring speakers and educational resources to your business campus
  • Host a combined volunteer/fundraising event focused around a corporate match


Enhance your corporate culture and facilitate meaningful opportunities for your employees. 

1. Meaningful engagement opportunities for employees

  • One-time team volunteer projects for all size groups (1-100+)
  • Reduced-rate room rentals for offsite team/board meetings; click to view facilities available for rental
  • Urban Poverty Simulation

2. Special event experiences connect you to a network of prospective clients from UV's donor base

3. Delicious, socially responsible products for your staff

  • CityKid sampler boxes make the perfect gifts

4. Meet hiring, diversity, and retention goals

5. Access to speakers for corporate functions

6. Co-marketing, publicity, and press release opportunities