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, September 15, 2015 from 8:30 am-12:30 pm at the Northshore Pastoral Center, 69090 Highway 190 Service Road, Covington, LA 70433. Greater New Orleans Foundation grantees will have priority for registration. Click here to register.