Board Governance 101 – Jan 28th – CANCELED

Tuesday, January 28—8:30 am-12:30 pm

Due to inclement weather forecasted for Tuesday, January 28, the Board Governance 101 class has been canceled. Check back with our Organizational Effectiveness section for more information. 

Presented in conjunction with the Louisiana Association of Nonprofits (LANO)Board Governance 101 covers the basics all nonprofit leaders need to know about good governance including board member roles and responsibilities. Participants will receive tools and sample policies on proven practices that increase board engagement and accountability.  This workshop is restricted to executive directors and board members. We strongly encourage organizational teams comprised of the executive director and a board member participate in the workshop together. In this session, you will learn:

  • The Board of Directors legal, ethical, and ethical duties
  • The important roles and responsibilities to include in a board member job description
  • How to foster greater board engagement and accountability

The Board Governance 101 workshop is on Tuesday, January 28, 2014 from 8:30 am-12:30 pm at the Greater New Orleans located at 1055 St. Charles Avenue, New Orleans, LA 70130. The workshop will be in Suite 120 on the first floor. Greater New Orleans Foundation grantees will have priority for registration. Click here to register or see below.