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Building an Effective Nonprofit Board


Nonprofit Administration Certificate

Building an Effective Nonprofit Board

Developing effective working relations with the board of directors is essential for a nonprofit to survive and thrive.  If you are an executive director, board president, or board member, this workshop will assist you in moving your organization forward.  Topics to be covered include:

  • Role and responsibility of the board - legal, fiscal and fundraising committee roles and staff supervision
  • Common Issues and how to overcome them
  • Resources for board members
  • Board recruitment-How to get and keep the best!
  • Planning and conducting board meetings
  • How to be an effective chairperson
  • Planning and conducting board meetings
  • How to be an effective chair person
  • How to increase your effectiveness through board assessment tools
  • Differentiating between staff roles & board roles

This is a required workshop in the Nonprofit Administration Certificate Program.

Instructor: Sheryl Homan

 

What our participants said about this workshop:

  • "Excellent workshop. Picked up many valuable tips."
  • "Good mix of material presentation: lecture, group activities, etc."

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