January 23, 2018 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Framingham Public Library
746 Water St
Framingham, MA 01701
Foundation for MetroWest

A well-functioning Board doesn’t just happen; it is brought together deliberately. This practical and interactive workshop helps nonprofit and Board leadership identify opportunities for adding specific skills, talent, and passion to their Boards and addresses specific steps to take to make that happen. This workshop is ideal for those seeking to build a Board that both work well together and in concert with nonprofit leadership to drive long-term organizational growth and sustainability through a variety of business and market cycles.

Learning Objectives: This workshop gives attendees the tools and materials to evaluate and address their own Board needs in several important areas, including:

Skill, knowledge, and talent inventories for identifying new Board members
Position description development and formats
Board structure options including size, committees, fiduciary boards and volunteer boards
Evaluating and understanding fundraising skills in prospective Board members

Who should attend: Nonprofit staff and/or leaders who are responsible for managing board recruitment and relations; Board members