Based in the university town of Chapel Hill, NC, Extraordinary Ventures, Inc. (EV) is a 501(c) (3) non-profit organization that creates and nurtures self-sustaining small businesses with the philosophy that all people are employable.
EV operates six ventures: 1) a pick up and delivery laundry service; 2) an office services company; 3) a business that produces and markets premium candles; 4) a bus detailing service; 5) a dog walking service; 6) an events center that rents space for meetings and conferences.
EV strives to work with its natural allies including Arc of the Triangle, Autism Society of North Carolina, UNC Teacch Program, Carolina Living & Learning Center, and group home organizations Residential Services Inc. and GHA Inc. Other partners include Red Cross, Chapel Hill School District, A Helping Hand, Trosa, Chapel Hill Chamber of Commerce, Empower Personalized Fitness, Ireland Family Foundation, Pi Kappa Phi of UNC and Kappa Kappa Gamma of UNC .
The majority of funding comes from our businesses, with additional assistance from our annual fund and grants.
For information about working at Extraordinary Ventures, please fill out our employment information request form.